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Fashion Designer's Resource Book: Fashioning Your Life
By Brand: AC Black
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ean: 9781408170892, isbn: 1408170892,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
The Fashion Designer's Resource Book is a fashion resource and lifestyle book that provides a comprehensive overview of the fashion industry as a business, combined with an insider's understanding of the creative process and the lifestyle of a fashion entrepreneur.The author, award-winning designer Samata Pattinson, explains how to take steps towards a fulfilling career - achieving creative, business and emotional balance - in this competitive and complex industry. The range of pertinent topics

The Merchant of Syria: A History of Survival
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780190874858, isbn: 9780190874858,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
Barely literate, and supporting his mother and sisters from the age of ten, Abu Chaker built up a business empire--despite twice losing everything he had. Diana Darke follows his tumultuous journey, from instability in Syria and civil war in Lebanon, to his arrival in England in the 1970s, where he rescued a failing Yorkshire textile mill, Hield Bros, and transformed it into a global brand.The Merchant of Syria tells two parallel stories: the life of a cloth merchant and his resilience, and the

Fashion Is Spinach: How to Beat the Fashion Racket
By Dover Publications
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ean: 9780486797311, isbn: 0486797317,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
After working as a stylist in Paris, Elizabeth Hawes (1903–71) launched one of the first American design houses in Depression-era New York. Hawes was an outspoken critic of the fashion industry and a champion of ready-to-wear styles. Fashion Is Spinach, her witty and astute memoir, offers an insider's critique of the fashion scene during the 1920s and '30s. ''I don't know when the word fashion came into being, but it was an evil day,'' Hawes declares. Style, she maintains, reflects an era's

The Sneaker Book: 50 Years Of Sports Shoe Design
By Schiffer Publishing
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780764321887, isbn: 0764321889,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Sneakers are more than just athletic shoes - they are also fashion statements, status symbols, and cultural icons. This book traces the progression of sneaker design from the early canvas-topped rubber soles to the hi-tech innovations of the late 1980s. Over 450 color and black-and-white images compiled from magazine advertisements that date back to 1940 explore a half-century of athletic shoe design for track, football, soccer, baseball, basketball, running, tennis, and casual wear. Included

The Power to Choose: Bangladeshi Garment Workers in London and Dhaka
By Brand: Verso
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ean: 9781859842065, isbn: 9781859842065,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
In this path-breaking study, social economist Naila Kabeer examines the lives of Bangladeshi garment workers in Bangladesh and Britain to shed light on the question of what constitutes “fair” competition in international trade. She argues that if the unhealthy coalition of multinationals and labor movements is truly seeking to improve the working conditions for women and children in the “Third World,” as well as those of western workers, their efforts should be directed away from an

Making It in Manhattan: The Beginner's Guide to Surviving & Thriving in the World of Fashion
By Skyhorse Publishing
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ean: 9781510732025, isbn: 1510732020,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
From a modern-day Carrie Bradshaw comes an insider’s guide to making it in the fashion industry. From a young age, fashion editor, stylist, and writer Caroline Vazzana knew the fashion industry was where she belonged―but gaining access to the amazing and mysterious world of fashion in the city that never sleeps takes countless hours of hard work and dedication. After making it to some of fashion’s biggest publications, Caroline’s finally pulling back the curtain and telling us her

Threads of Labour: Garment Industry Supply Chains from the Workers' Perspective
By Wiley-Blackwell
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ean: 9781405126380, isbn: 1405126388,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Threads of Labour presents new empirical research by anetwork of garment workers' support organizations and makes senseof global supply chains from the bottom up. Presents new empirical research by a network of garmentworkers' support organizations in ten different locations in Asia,Europe and Mexico.Creates a blueprint for conducting worker-orientated actionresearch in order to better understand and resist the negativeimpact of globalization on labour.Ensures that workers' voices reach those

Man Made Magic - When Science Meets Fashion: The Story of Nylon and Man-Made Textiles in Fashion
By Brand: MX Publishing
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781907685644, isbn: 1907685642,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
The tumultuous events during and after two world wars changed society forever.The new status of women no longer prepared to be tied to the home, a major re-adjustment of the class system, the pill and new sexual mores. Clothes and fashion played an important role in perceptions of social advancement, and man-made textiles supplied modern fabrics inexpensive enough to open up mass markets. They provided the easy-care demanded by the new consumer society. Written in an easy-to-read style this

The Rolex Story
By Schiffer Publishing Ltd
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mpn: 9780764345975, ean: 9780764345975, isbn: 0764345974,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
The ''brand with the crown'' is recognized worldwide as an invaluable sports implement and luxury product. This book traces the manufacturer's development from the 1920s, when it began its steady rise to unprecedented international appeal, to the present. Explore the ingenious innovations in technology and marketing behind the prestigious company's swift success. Browse the images and devour the historical and technical details of some of Rolex's most reliable models: the Submariner, on which

The Italian Art of Shoemaking: Works of Art in Leather
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mpn: 180 colour and black and white photograp, ean: 9780847849086, isbn: 0847849082,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
An exclusive look inside the world of Moreschi, one of the world’s most prestigious shoemakers. Moreschi is renowned for its exacting standards and unique style, and for producing each and every pair on-site, from the arrival of the leather to boxing and dispatching to stores. The art of shoemaking is detailed throughout this richly illustrated book. Through conversations with the founder, the artisans’ memories, and pictures of dozens of the factory’s creations, a story unfolds that

Berluti: At Their Feet
By Rizzoli
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mpn: 80 colour and black and white illustrati, ean: 9780847849178, isbn: 0847849171,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Published to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the renowned shoemaker and fashion house, Berluti celebrates the pinnacle of bespoke shoe design. This is the first book on the house of Berluti, which has been making shoes for the elegant man since 1895. From its earliest days, Berluti’s exquisite craftsmanship has been embraced by an extraordinary list of clients from the worlds of art, music, and cinema. This celebration of the art of bespoke shoemaking showcases Berluti’s most iconic

Marketing Fashion Footwear: The Business of Shoes (Required Reading Range)
By Fairchild Books Visuals
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mpn: 9781472579317, ean: 9781472579317, isbn: 1472579313,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Marketing Fashion Footwear addresses the strategic issues surrounding the marketing and distribution of footwear, including brand identity, consumer behavior, production and manufacturing, and the impact of globalization and regional trends.Detailed case studies explore the evolving retail and e-tail landscape while industry perspective interviews focus on the issues faced by designers, brands and retailers. You'll also learn the critical success factors for brand longevity, the scope of

World Wise: What to Know Before You Go
By Fairchild Books
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ean: 9781563673597, isbn: 9781563673597,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Targeting the global business practitioner, this book bridges the gap between buttoned-up culture textbooks and flippant how-to guides about global business and communication. World Wise covers topics ranging from general etiquette to business philosophies in specific regions of the world. It is suitable both for the seasoned professional involved in international business, hoping to sharpen skills, and the newcomer to the global business scene. Denslow seeks to help the reader overcome common

Menswear (Basics Fashion Design)
By imusti
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ean: 9781474230100, isbn: 9781474230100,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Menswear books for fashion design students are under-represented in relation to the wealth of womenswear titles, this fully expanded and updated edition of Menswear provides a broad introduction to this exciting subject.The second edition includes two completely new chapters on design development for menswear, which looks at sportswear, print, denim and knitwear, and on design research, which explores working with sketchbooks, fabric, colour, samples, trimmings, toiles and first samples. Filled

How to Set up & Run a Fashion Label 2nd edition
By Laurence King Publishing
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ean: 9781856698931, isbn: 1856698939,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
No matter how talented you are as a designer, if you are going to run a successful fashion label you also need to know about business—from marketing and PR to manufacturing your collection, and where to find the money to finance it all. This new, expanded edition contains information on e-commerce, sustainability, five new case studies, and updated images throughout..

Promotion in the Merchandising Environment 2nd edition
By Fairchild Books
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ean: 9781563675515, isbn: 156367551X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
Promotion is a key element at each step of the merchandising process. Advertising, direct marketing, public relations, special events, and visual merchandising all work together to communicate the same message about a product, brand, or organization to the end user. Promotion in the Merchandising Environment, 2nd Edition, explains the process of promotion and describes the promotion tools available for creating successful campaigns. The book focuses on the comprehensive nature of promotion in

Import & Export of Apparel & Textiles: Part I: Export to the US Part II: Import From Pakistan
By Brand: Xlibris, Corp.
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ean: 9781401014100, isbn: 1401014100,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
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Last Nightshift in Savar: The Story of Spectrum Sweater Factory Collapse
By McNidder and Grace
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mpn: 43187-7421, ean: 9780857160393, isbn: 0857160397,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
In April 2005 a factory making sweaters for the European market collapsed during the nightshift in Savar, Bangladesh. The circumstances of this disaster, which caused the deaths of 64 clothing workers and injured a further 84, proved to be a final straw for trade unionists and NGO activists who had long been concerned about the state of factory safety.McNidder and Grace.

Dresses and Dressmaking: From Late Georgians to the Edwardians
By Amberley Publishing
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ean: 9781445672427, isbn: 1445672421,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
This book explores the history behind how woman’s clothing were manufactured and worn between the French Revolution and World War I. Including full-color photography of various outfits, including accessories and undergarments, the author puts the costumes into historical context, featuring information on those who created or wore them—a dress worn by a devout Quaker, a nursing dress worn by a farmer’s wife, a badly-made dress worn (and hated) by the daughter of a social reformer, a

Collectable Names and Designs in Women's Shoes
By Pen and Sword History
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ean: 9781781597859, isbn: 1781597855,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
Full with innovative, sculptural and outrageous footwear this book celebrates all shoes from the pump to the platform and the court shoe to the stiletto.Shoes are no longer regarded just for their practical purpose of protecting the feet as they have now become iconic works of art that would not look out of place displayed in a gallery. Collectable Names and Designs in Women’s shoes celebrates and showcases an eclectic array of artistic footwear which has been created by renowned designers

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