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MARKET TO MARKET


Silhouette is the outline/contour of the garment and it is a crucial element in creating a fashion look.   The sweater is bulky and creates a fuller silhouette. Note that a sweater is drawn so the body is not revealed under the garment. The silhouette is much wider than the figure.   The jacket is tailored and could be in…

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PLAYING THE MARKET


    The layering and the multiple fabrics used in the lapel have inspired the creation of a flattering and classic tailored three quarter length jacket. The styling makes this look very fresh and commercial (the neatness of the hair and the classic pump) which places this in a Missy category. This is a multilayered garment with adventurous proportions.  A three-quarter length…

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COLOR INFLUENCES


Mood boards: A designer creates a mood board to be inspired, to inspire her staff, and to start a collection. A student creates a mood board to focus and create direction for their collection. For this mood board we were inspired by the color white. Cold or cool white is white with blue shadows and a touch of grey. Think…

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MOVEMENT


Athletic wear has to move with the body of the athlete.  Here the shiny garment is drawn in a dynamic pose and swirls around the figure which enhances the movement. These are not traditional poses and you are trying to create variety of negative spaces and shapes with the clothing.  Note that we see under the athletic shoes , the…

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