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Textiles for Fashion


Students develop an understanding of fabrics based on the performance properties of fiber, fabric construction, and functional and aesthetic finishes. They also examine the role that fiber plays in fabric appearance, performance, price, and care. Topics include fabric sources, the fashion forecasting system, how to fabricate a line, how to produce a fabric storyboard, and how designers sample and buy fabric.

Prerequisite: Basic Sewing, Draping I, and Patternmaking

First class materials: Text: Fabric Science by Arthur Price, Allen C. Cohen, and Ingrid Johnson; Swatch Reference Guide for Fashion Fabrics by Deborah Young

Course Details
Course Code: XFSH3126
Meetings: 12
Credit Hours: 1
Lab:
Section 1 Fashion Design
Instructor: Lizi Ruch
Meeting Day(s): Thursday
Meeting Time(s): 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): September 11, 2014  -  December 04, 2014
No Meeting/Special Note: no mtg: November 27, 2014
Class Size: 14
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 35186 $395 Add to Cart
Certificate 35187 $430 Add to Cart
Credit 35188 $1250 Add to Cart
12 of 14 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $395 or more (ends at Open House).
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