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Portfolio presentation for fashion designers /

Title:
Portfolio presentation for fashion designers /
Author:
Tain, Linda.
Published:
New York : c2010.
Format:
Book
Institution:
MassArt
Contents:
The portfolio : a statement of style : Material selection and technique ; Portfolio cases -- The design sketch: a history of style : 1900: turn-of-the-century ; 1916: pre-WWI ; 1920s: the flapper ; 1930s: the Great Depression ; 1940s: WWII ; 1950s: fitted silhouettes ; 1960s: fashion revolution ; 1970s: length options ; 1980s: power dressing ; 1990s: retro revisited ; 2000 and beyond: individuality and eclecticism -- Customer focus : Focusing the portfolio ; Trunk shows ; Geographic factors ; Learning from retail ; Design market overview ; Customer profiles -- Organization and contents : Traditional fashion portfolios ; What to include ; Focus and unity ; Highlighting special skills ; Size ; Variety ; Flow ; Contents ; Miscellaneous presentations ; Special presentations ; Portfolio evaluation -- The design journal : Selecting and using your design journal ; Technique and presentation -- Presentation formats : Getting started ; Format specifics -- Flats and specs : Flat sketching techniques ; Creating flats ; Presentation or illustrative flats ; Production flats ; Measuring specifications -- Presentation boards : Types of boards ; Planning the presentation -- Men's wear presentations : The men's wear portfolio ; Presentation boards -- Children's wear presentations : Defining age and gender ; Trends and inspirations ; Specialty areas ; The children's wear portfolio -- Fashion accessories presentations : Category specifics -- The digital portfolio : Getting started ; Graphics programs ; Peripherals ; The Web -- The job market: basic organization of manufacturing firms : Company organization ; Job descriptions in the fashion industry -- Résumé and cover letter : Résumé preparation ; Résumé styles ; Finessing your résumé ; Résumé strategies ; The cover letter -- Organizing your job hunt, mastering the interview : Getting started ; Preparing for a job interview ; The interview ; After the interview -- Freelance designing : Elizabeth Hope Clancy ; Dearrick Knupp ; Renaldo A. Barnette -- The first job: building your career : On-the-job survival ; Employer/employee relationships ; Making it work -- Glossary: frequently used apparel manufacturing terms -- Appendix A. Fashion information resources -- Appendix B. Art supplies for fashion designers.

Online access:
No online access
Library holdings:
MassArt Main
TT507 .T345 2010Available