101 Things I Learned (R) in Fashion School (Hardcover)

By Alfredo Cabrera, Matthew Frederick

Grand Central Publishing, 9780446550291, 212pp.

Publication Date: May 20, 2010

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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.
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