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This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: ContentsKnitwear Designers of the Twentieth and Twenty-First CenturiesThe History of KnitwearYarn BasicsStitch FundamentalsKnitting MethodsPreparing the Design Development PackageKnitting a Sample GarmentComputer Aided Design for KnitwearPresentation Trends for Knitwear. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: From sportswear and sweaters to lingerie and couture, knitwear accounts for most of theapparel we wear. Designing a Knitwear Collection is an all-in-one reference book: in additionto serving as an introduction to knitting, design, and production, it is an ongoing resourcefor working in the industry. Both students and professionals will find inspiration from thegallery of work by knitwear designers on display here from icons such as Chanel, SoniaRykiel, and Missoni to today s hottest practitioners such as Stella McCartney, Marc Jacobs,and Alexander McQueen. The book covers the history of the industry, from the earliesthand-knit garments to apparel created with computerized equipment. Students learn thebasics of yarn selection, stitch patterns, and CAD programs, and they can follow detailedinstructions for knitting a sample garment, preparing a design development package, andassembling presentation materials for their own portfolios or for showroom display. Fromconcept through finished creation, Designing a Knitwear Collection is an essential how-to forbuilding a successful knitwear career.

About the Author: Lisa Donofrio-Ferrezza is a sweater and knitwear designer in the fashion industry and has been an instructor in the Fashion Design Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) since 1993. Her teaching and research focuses on sweater and knitwear design development and CAD technology for knitwear and patternmaking. She has written and conducted numerous seminars on knitwear design and development for the fashion, retail and textile industries as a designer and an industry consultant.

Marilyn Hefferen is an Adjunct Instructor at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), teaching in the Visual Presentation and Exhibit Design program within the School of Art and Design. She is formerly Professor in the Antoine Westphal College of Media Arts & Design at Drexel University. She has over 20 years of experience in the fashion design industry and her design experience is in the areas of textile design, contemporary women's and men's sportswear, lingerie, and knitwear. Hefferen has traveled extensively throughout Europe, Asia, India, and South America for design research and development, sourcing fabrics and production facilities, and to oversee the production of apparel. Prior to entering the fashion industry she worked as an assistant costume designer for Broadway productions in theater and ballet, the opera and film productions in New York City.

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