Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

101 Things I Learned (R) in Fashion School

101 Things I Learned (R) in Fashion School Cover

101 Things I Learned (R) in Fashion School

By Alfredo Cabrera; Matthew Frederick

Grand Central Publishing, Hardcover, 9780446550291, 212pp.

Publication Date: May 20, 2010

Advertisement
Description
The world of the fashionista is brought to vivid life with 101 introductory lessons on such topics as how a designer anticipates cultural trends and "sees" the fashion consumer, the workings of the fashion calendar, the ways a designer collection is conceived, the manufacture of fabric, fashion illustration, and more.
Illustrated in the distinctly unique packaged style of the bestselling101 THINGS I LEARNED(r) IN ARCHITECTURE SCHOOL, this new book on fashion design will be a perfect book for any fashion school wannabe, a recent graduate, or even a seasoned professional.


About the Author
Alfredo Cabrera, who is based in New York City, is an award-winning fashion designer and illustrator. His clients have included Henri Bendel, Tommy Hilfiger, Polo Jeans, Xpress, The Limited, Girbaud Jones New York, Nautica, FUBU, Izod and Liz Claiborne. He is a faculty member at the renowned Parsons Institute / New School for Design.
Advertisement