We have new books covering the latest fashion and design technologies, design drawing techniques, sketchbooks and how to put together a fashion portfolio. Here are some of the latest titles: Also check out our online Fashion Course Research Guide, designed to help you find quality information on the internet and in the library.
Our new online resource WGSN Insight provides information on the latest trends and innovations in: fashion visual merchandising marketing hairdressing and beauty hospitality music and more WGSN Insight provides in-depth reporting on brand marketing, consumer behaviour, the retail experience and innovation trends, technologies and designs. Features include: Consumer: Consumer attitudes segmented by generation and region Consumer forecasts predicting […]
Did Coco Chanel invent the ‘little black dress’? To find out, use our new online resource called Fairchild Books Library. Fairchild Books Library will help students studying courses in: fashion design jewellery design costume maker fashion technology textiles visual merchandising and even more Fairchild Books Library has over 130 eBooks available online covering a range […]
If you are interested in visual merchandising or fashion and design, come and take a look at Louis Vuitton’s Windows, which is on display in the library on level 1. Louis Vuitton’s window displays are renowned for being a visual feast of wonder and excess. Over 35 of these displays, created by Faye McLeod and Ansel Thompson, are captured […]
For students interested in fashion and its development, The Chronology of Fashion traces the history of fashion from the late 18th century up to the present. Illustrated with full figure images, silhouettes and swatches, it examines how a distinctive style of suit, dress, hat or hairstyle defined a period and played a role in art […]
We have new resources on fashion merchandising, tailoring jackets and the fashion influences of young Hollywood celebrities. These new resources can be found on level 2 of the library. Concept to Customer is also available as an eResource.
We have new resources on fashion design, pattern cutting, sewing techniques, print design, sustainability in fashion and the life and work of Ralph Lauren. These are some of the new titles available: Fashion students can also check out our online Fashion Course Research Guide, designed to help you find relevant and quality resources in the library […]
PROMOSTYL Trendbook, Influences & Design for Spring/Summer 2018 is now available in the Fashion Space on level 1 of the library. Offering trend forecasting for fashion, design and lifestyles, it can provide inspiration for your fashion and design projects. It comes with sample colour swatches which are held in Special Reserve. If you would like […]
We have new resources on patternmaking, fashion drawing, Art Deco, Indian and zero waste fashion design. Here are some of our new titles: Fashion students can also check out our online Fashion Course Research Guide, designed to help you find relevant and quality resources in the library and online. Image courtesy of Aleksa D at FreeDigitalPhotos.net
We have new resources for fashion students on sewing techniques, tailoring, fashion illustration, sourcing and selecting textiles and fashion history. Here are some of our new titles: