History of fashion design

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    uniqueness. Fashion designers are very useful in creating trending and comfortable clothing for the people who don’t do well with creativity and design. Originally people wore clothing to help maintain body temperature and be protected by the harsh weather rather than for style. All garments were handmade before the invention of the sewing machine. The first sewing machine ever invented was in 1846 by a man named Elias Howe. It was originally used for factories and production lines. The sewing machine was used so there would be less manual labor for the factory workers. Now the sewing machines are used to create artistic and very creative clothing. There is many examples of beautifully made womens and mens clothing. The person that invented the idea of having a fashion house and creating unique and signature clothing is Charles Frederick Worth. Worth was born October, 13, 1825. He was the first fashion designer to have his own fashion house and to have his own clothing he invented. Some other achievements Worth had was that he was the first to use fabrics he…

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    Over the years Native American fashion has come a long way, transforming from feathered headdresses and buckskin outfits to contemporary designs that are fashionable yet reflect the Native American culture in creative new ways. The Native Fashion Now exhibit at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA curated by Karen Kramer showcased 75 indigenous designers who prove that Native American fashion is not what is used to be. Linda Welters brought the show to our class by presenting it through…

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    My research will be conducted over how science plays a role into my future as a fashion designer. Specifically, my paper will go over what I wish to be when I grow up, what science classes are required for my college major, fashion design, and why are they important for the expansion and development of my future career. I will use a popular fashion institute’s (Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising) curriculum to provide a basis on the science classes taken by most students in America.…

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    yourself “what is being a fashion designer all about?” Well unlike most jobs working as a fashion designer allows people to be expressive and showcase their style to create pieces never before seen. When designing a product, your mind is open to new possibilities each and every day. There are various different career paths for a fashion designer but the main ones are clothing, accessories and footwear. All which require studying and analyzing trends that would be appealing to the consumer,…

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    them being one of the most influential fashion designers known for her unique, out of the box style, one being a key figure in socially critical photography, it is not surprising that Rei Kawakubo and Cindy Sherman decided to collaborate for the 1993/1994 campaign for Comme Des Garcons. With this campaign Cindy Sherman breaked the rule of typical fashion photo shoot where she is no longer just posing to show off the garment but to also adding her own interpretation, and telling a story, a issue…

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    Fashion Influence

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    Through-out the years, Artworks from different Art Movements have been influencing various scopes of the design world. One of the ways that the influence of Art History to the design world, is shown through Fashion Design. Every now and then we see hints of Artworks walking down the runway showcasing the master pieces that they are. Moreover, influence of Art is seen everywhere in the world of fashion, be it Magazines, clothes or exhibitions. It is also evident that some artworks are more…

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    How Is Sewing Used Today?

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    shoes that people wear today (Smith) (Cyprus). Throughout the history, fashion has changed with different designer’s unique styles. Although sewing has evolved in numerous ways, it still is relevant today with design concepts adapting to changing society and specific colors affecting people’s moods. The clothes that people wear today were created by a sewing machine, but before sewing machines people…

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    As a girl into fashion, it is important to understand the true meaning of the f word: Fashion. The fashion industry has changed into different trends that reflect the values of the society overtime. Fashion is an expression of one 's inner self and not a reflection of every one 's expectation of what should be expressed. The land of true fashion is a lion 's den and you better know what you 're up against before throwing yourself into the roaring dark, scary basement of darkness! Fashion itself…

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    to for design and the fine arts. It is also a brand new school. The BFA in fashion design program is the one I want to take. In this program you must complete 120 credits and must maintain a 2.0 GPA at least. Each term you have to complete 15 credits for 4 years. Some of the courses to take are: Drawing/Imaging- In this course you use traditional drawing and digital imaging to explore conceptual, aesthetic, and formal qualities that show how ideas and impressions are expressed on a…

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    Walking through New York City, or any big city, you pass buy hundreds of different designs from countless designers, most of whom are made men. Fashion is a part of everyday life, some more than others. Many people have their favorite go to designer who they know a lot about, however, not everyone knows the important details of actually being in the industry for both men and women. Clothing and fashion is what makes people and places so iconic all around the world, inspiring everyone in some…

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