Essential Fashion Illustration: Details

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Maite Lafuente
Rockport, 2007 - Design - 192 pages
A comprehensive reference with techniques for drawing fashions.This book describes techniques for illustrating fashion details (referred to as flat or technical drawings). The details cover jackets, overcoats, trousers, skirts, shirts, blouses, dresses, knitted styles, accessories, foot wear, hats, bags, and sport shoes, with special attention to how clothing hangs, moves, and folds when being worn. Each chapter starts with an introduction, followed by images and explanatory captions for each illustration or series of illustrations. With a focus on shape and form, the book illustrates drawing with fine marker and hard pencil.

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It was really helpful, it explained so much in really good detail, there was lots of different examples. I highly recommend this boof if your interesed in fashion drawing, even drawing people in general. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Maite Lafuente is a professor at the European Institute of Fashion. She is also a renowned illustrator whose work is often published in international magazines such as Vogue and Marie Claire. She is also the editor of Essential Fashion Illustration, published by Rockport in 2005. Maite lives in Barcelona, Spain

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