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DESN 2661 Module Reading List

Garment Technology 2, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Mr David Backhouse
d.backhouse@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Level Two Books you should Purchase for this module

Menswear Pathway:

Please buy for taught sessions, do not worry if you do not have this with you in the first taught session.

Kershaw, G (2013) Pattern cutting for menswear ISBN: 9781780673196 (pbk.) : £35.00.London: Laurence King  

Womenswear Pathway:

Please buy for taught sessions, do not worry if you do not have this with you in the first taught session.

Lo, Dennic Chunman (2011) Pattern cutting ISBN: 9781856697507 (pbk.) : £24.95; 1856697509 (pbk.) : £24.95. London: Laurence King  

 Reading List (essential reading/reference indicated by  )

 Aldrich, W (2008) Metric Pattern Cutting for Women’s Wear (5th ed). Oxford: Blackwell.  

 Aldrich, W (2006) Metric Pattern Cutting for Menswear: including unisex clothes and computer aided design (4th ed). Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.  

 Ambrose, G and Harris, P (2007) The visual dictionary of fashion design. Worthing: AVA Academia.

 Black, S (2006) Fashioning fabrics : contemporary textiles in fashion ISBN: 1904772412 (pbk.) : £24.95; 9781904772415 (pbk.) : £24.95. London: Black Dog.

 Ewing, E (2001) History of twentieth century fashion (4th ed). London: Batsford.

 Fischer, A (2009) Construction ISBN: 9782940373758 (pbk.) : £17.95; 2940373752 (pbk.) : £17.95. Worthing: AVA Academia.  

 Fischer, A (2015) Sewing for fashion designers ISBN: 9781780672304 (hbk.) : £35.00. London: Laurence King  

 Gale, C & Kaur, J (2004) Fashion and textiles : an overview ISBN: 1859738184 (pbk.) : £17.99; 1859738133. Oxford: Berg.

 Hallett, C & Johnson, A (2010) Fabric for Fashion. London: Laurence King.  

 Handford, J (2003) Professional patternmaking for designers: women’s wear, men’s casual wear.New York:  Fairchild.  

 Hopkins, J (2009) Fashion drawing ISBN: 9782940411153 (pbk.) : £17.95; 2940411158 (pbk.) : £17.95. Worthing: AVA Academia.

 Joseph-Armstrong, H (2006) Patternmaking for fashion design. New Jersey: Pearson Prentice Hall.  

 Kershaw, G. (2013) Pattern Cutting for Menswear.  London: Laurence King 

 Knowles, L (2006) The practical guide to patternmaking for fashion designers : menswear . New York: Fairchild.  

 Lo, D.C (2011) Pattern cutting ISBN: 9781856697507 (pbk.) : £24.95; 1856697509 (pbk.) : £24.95. London: Lawrence King Publishing.  

 Pailes-Freidman, R (2016) Smart textiles for designers : inventing the future of fabrics ISBN: 9781780677323 (paperback); 1780677324 (paperback). London: Laurence King Publishing.  

 Prendergast, J (2014) Sewing techniques : an introduction to construction skills within the design process ISBN: 9782940411917 (pbk.) : £23.99. London: Bloomsbury Publishing.  

 Shoben, M and Ward, J (2008) Pattern cutting and making up. Vol.2 (Rev.ed). London: LCFS Fashion Media.  

 Shoben, M and Ward, J (1987) Pattern cutting and making up: the professional approach (Rev.ed). Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann.  

 Szkutnicka, B (2010) Technical drawing for fashion ISBN: 9781856696180 (pbk.) : £22.50; 1856696189 (pbk.) : £22.50. London: Lawrence King Publishing  

 Udale, J (2008) Textiles and fashion ISBN: 9782940373642 (pbk.) : £17.95; 2940373647 (pbk.) : £17.95. Worthing: AVA Academia.  

 Journals:

Drapers., Textile view magazine. ISSN: 1384-5306, View 2 magazine. ISSN: 1872-6127, International textiles. ISSN: 0020-8914

 Websites:

www.archive.trendstop.com. www.fabriclink.com.  www.vogue.com. www.wgsn-edu.com.   

 You have access to Drapers and WGSN through the library website and LS:N Global - https://www.lsnglobal.com through your URL on the School of Design homepage.

You should also look at Fashion Websites: Business of Fashion – https://www.businessoffashion.com and www.vogue.com on a regular basis

You will have Premier Membership of the Association of the Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI) www.asbci.co.uk

www.fabriclink.com

This list was last updated on 23/09/2019