Book Reviews

Read our review of this go-to book on the key elements of underwear design by Jennifer Lynne Matthews-Fairbanks, a former instructor at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in…

A must-read review of an informative book on the key elements of bra design by a former instructor at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in San Francisco and…

IAJ reviews this illustrated and highly detailed work that takes us through the history of fashion from 1900 onward.

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Seduction or comfort? IAJ reports on the book that asks that question and delves into basics of pattern drafting. Included is the backstory of Esmod, the first fashion school created…

Andrew Sia introduces another great read. In a nutshell “modelling is the molding of fabric around a stand or live model in order to create a garment.” Highly recommended for…

Carole Hochman reviews this “exquisite look at the technique of draping and the multitude of effects a designer can accomplish with the manipulation of a beautiful fabric.“ We know you’ll…