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An illustrated guide to the art and craft of fashion accessories. Fashion Accessories is a comprehensive book on the design and manufacture of accessories and their vital role in the fashion world.
The author describes in detail the wide variety of accessory products on the market, including bags, belts, shoes, scarves, glasses, hats and jewelry. The book covers design concepts, giving valuable insights into how a collection is created, including the research, colors, pattern-making and construction. More than 100 pages are devoted to the manufacture of master-crafted bags using traditional methods. Through specific factory examples and close-up photographs, the step-by-step production of different prototypes is illustrated in detail. The book concludes with an analysis of the promotional and marketing aspects of the business.
Illustrated with more than 600 full-color photographs and drawings, the book features contributions from such prestigious designers as Sonia Rykiel and Marc Jacobs for Vuitton. Fashion Accessories is an essential resource for designers, professionals and anyone interested in fashion and the fashion trade.
ISBN: 9781554076659 ISBN-10: 155407665X Series: Studies in Fashion Audience:
Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 222 Published: 23rd September 2010 Publisher: Firefly Books Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 24.9 x 20.1
Weight (kg): 0.77