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Draping for Apparel Design Hardcover - 2008 - 2nd Edition

by Joseph-Armstrong, Helen

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Fairchild Publications, 2008. Hardcover. Used - very good condition. Book is clean with mild shelf wear. Light bumping at corners, ends of spine, and top of front cover. Pen marks on inside of front cover, possibly a former owner's name scribbled out. White draping tape stuck in the margin of p 15. Red pen markings on p 55. Photos are of the copy we have at Barbed Wire Books.

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  • Title Draping for Apparel Design
  • Author Joseph-Armstrong, Helen
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Edition number 2nd
  • Edition Second Edition
  • Condition Used - Very Good
  • Pages 523
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Fairchild Publications, New York, NY
  • Date 2008
  • Illustrated Yes
  • Bookseller's Inventory # BWBEK0023
  • ISBN 9781563675508 / 1563675501
  • Weight 3.7 lbs (1.68 kg)
  • Dimensions 12.4 x 9.4 x 1.3 in (31.50 x 23.88 x 3.30 cm)
  • Library of Congress subjects Clothing and dress, Dressmaking - Pattern design
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 2007923704

From the publisher

Combines step-by-step instructions illustrated to present the principles and methods of draping. This book incorporates three draping techniques- manipulating dart excess, adding fullness and contour draping. It describes the drape of the basic dress and its relationship to various garments in a clothing collection.


About the author

Helen Joseph-Armstrong teaches in the fashion department at Los Angeles Trade Technical College.