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Fashion design research

By: Publisher: London : Laurence King Publishing, 2022Copyright date: ©2022Edition: Second editionDescription: 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cmISBN:
  • 1913947661
  • 9781913947668
Subject(s): LOC classification:
  • TT507 .M24 2022
Contents:
What is research? -- How to start researching -- Informational research -- Creative research -- Fabric research -- Market research -- Concept development.
Summary: Every fashion collection begins with research. But how do you start? How do you use that research? Fashion Design Research answers these questions and demystifies the process. The book begins with the basics of primary and secondary research sources and shows students how and where to gather information. Chapters on colour, fabric and market research are followed by the final chapter on concept development, which shows how to gather all the information together, featuring one research project from beginning to end. This revised edition includes updated images and new case studies, plus more on ethics, sustainability and research methods.
List(s) this item appears in: 2022 New: Fashion & Sustainability
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What is research? -- How to start researching -- Informational research -- Creative research -- Fabric research -- Market research -- Concept development.

Every fashion collection begins with research. But how do you start? How do you use that research? Fashion Design Research answers these questions and demystifies the process. The book begins with the basics of primary and secondary research sources and shows students how and where to gather information. Chapters on colour, fabric and market research are followed by the final chapter on concept development, which shows how to gather all the information together, featuring one research project from beginning to end. This revised edition includes updated images and new case studies, plus more on ethics, sustainability and research methods.

Ezinma Mbeledogu is currently Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Fashion course at UCA Epsom. She studied Fashion Womenswear at Central Saint Martins and completed her MA in Fashion at the Royal College of Art, going on to produce her own fashion label. She has also completed an MA in Social Anthropology at Goldsmiths College.

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