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Laurence King Fall 12

Laurence King Fall 12

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Published by: ChronicleBooks on Apr 12, 2012
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Hisako Sato

978 1 85669 841 2
US$24.95 PB

Includes free pattern

14 Forthcoming Titles

How to Create Your Final Collection

A Fashion Student’s Handbook

Mark Atkinson

Designing a fnal degree collection is a fashion
student’s frst chance to approach the reality of the
industry. Tis handbook provides a step-by-step guide
to creating this collection, with each chapter exploring
a diferent stage of the project: from understanding
the brief and identifying the market to research,
development, and sampling, through to garment
design, range planning, and styling and presentation.
Te book will be accompanied by a CD containing
15 additional student case studies.

Mark Atkinson began his career working with Katherine Hamnett
as an accessory designer before launching his own label, Jean Torry.
He has worked as a consultant and designer for a number of fashion
brands, as well as lecturing on fashion at Southampton Solent
University and Croydon College of Art.

978 1 85669 842 9

350 color illustrations

192 pages • 8 1

⁄2 × 11 in

US$35.00 PB • Fashion

August 2012

• Invaluable guide for fashion students on degree courses

• Shows students how to create a fashion collection
from concept to creation

• New in the Portfolio Skills fashion series

• Includes case studies with work from 18 of the top
fashion schools in the world

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Forthcoming Titles 15

Digital Textile Design Second Edition

Melanie Bowles and Ceri Isaac

Digital Textile Design, Second Edition covers everything
students and practitioners of textile design will need to
learn about designing and printing digitally.
Te book examines how designers can access this
technique, looking at the work of those currently
exploring its possibilities, and provides an insight into
the technology involved in digital textile printing.

Melanie Bowles is Senior Lecturer in Digital Textiles Design at
Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London,
with more than 15 years’ teaching experience. She is also a textile
designer and researcher and has sold and exhibited her work

Ceri Isaac is a textile designer specializing in digital print and
technology. She has over 10 years of industry experience and her work
has been exhibited at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in
New York and the Textile Design Museum in Washington, D.C. She is
based in London.

978 1 78067 002 7

300 color illustrations

192 pages • 8 1

⁄2 × 11 in

US$35.00 PB • Fashion

October 2012

9 781780 670027

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How to Set up & Run
a Fashion Label
Second Edition

Toby Meadows

No matter how talented you are as a designer, if you
are going to run a successful fashion label you also
need to know about business—from marketing and PR
to manufacturing your collection, and where to fnd
the money to fnance it all.
Tis new, expanded edition contains information
on e-commerce, sustainability, fve new case studies,
and updated images throughout.

Toby Meadows is a Director of Tree’s Company Creative
Consultancy, providing services to the fashion industry, and a
Director of the womenswear label Belle & Bunty. He is a fashion
business consultant and a visiting lecturer at the London College of
Fashion. He writes and delivers, internationally, short courses for
professional development within the fashion sector. He also acts as a
consultant to the Center for Fashion Enterprise in London, working
with the next generation of talented designers.

978 1 85669 893 1

164 color illustrations

200 pages • 7 × 9 3

⁄4 in

US$30.00 PB • Fashion

August 2012

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16 Forthcoming Titles

Drawing Fashion Accessories

Steven Miller

Drawing Fashion Accessories is a practical guide to
illustrating footwear, millinery, bags and purses,
cosmetic products, and jewelry, ofering a unique
resource for students and professional fashion
illustrators alike.
Illustrated with specially created step-by-step
sequences, Drawing Fashion Accessories provides
students with the knowledge and freedom to develop
their own work beyond the basics and to bring style
and fair to their illustrations.

Steven Miller is a professional fashion illustrator whose clients
include Prada Beverley Hills, Nike, Max Factor, and Harrods,
London. He teaches at the School of Art Institute of Chicago and
has previously taught at Otis School of Art and Design, and Parsons,
Los Angeles.

978 1 85669 788 0

628 color illustrations

192 pages • 8 1

⁄2 × 11 in

US$35.00 PB • Fashion

October 2012

• Unique guide to drawing accessories

• Specially created step-by-step illustrations

• Covers drawing both for editorial illustration
and for retail outlets

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100 New Fashion Designers Mini Edition

Hywel Davies

Te fashion industry has always celebrated innovative
design, and young, talented fashion designers can
make a huge impact as they explore new ideas and push
boundaries. Tis book showcases the diverse and unique
work of the best 100 new creatives in fashion design from
around the world.
Te ultimate reference guide to the world’s
movers and shakers in fashion today, this is a book all
fashionistas will want to own.

Hywel is a Senior Lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art &
Design, London. Previously fashion editor of Sleazenation, he has also
written for Arena, Vogue, ELLE, Wallpaper*, Nylon, Dazed & Confused,
The Sunday Telegraph, The Observer and SHOWstudio. He is the author
of Modern Menswear, British Fashion Designers, and Fashion Designers’
Sketchbooks, all published by Laurence King.

978 1 78067 007 2

900 color illustrations

384 pages • 5 1

⁄2 × 8 1

⁄2 in

US$17.95 PB • Fashion

August 2012

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100 Years of Menswear Mini Edition

Cally Blackman

A rich, comprehensive collection of images covering
the revolution in menswear over the last 100 years with
text by fashion historian Cally Blackman.
A unique collection, 100 Years of Menswear will
prove indispensable for all fashion students, historians
of dress, and lovers of men’s clothes.

Cally Blackman is a writer and lecturer. She teaches at various
institutions, including Central Saint Martins College of Art &
Design. Her publications include Costume: From 1500 to the Present
Day, and The 20s and 30s: Flappers and Vamps, and 100 Years of
Fashion Illustration.

978 1 78067 021 8

347 illustrations , 193 in color

320 pages • 6 1

⁄2 × 8 in

US$19.95 PB • Fashion

August 2012

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18 Forthcoming Titles

Masters of Fashion Illustration Paperback

David Downton

Tis lavishly illustrated and beautifully designed book
celebrates the colorful lives and dazzling work of the great
twentieth-century fashion illustrators, as chosen by one of
today’s leading fashion artists, David Downton.
Te book concludes with a portfolio of David
Downton’s own work, featuring drawings of the Paris
haute couture shows and portraits of contemporary icons
such as Dita Von Teese and Linda Evangelista. Many of
the stunning images in Masters of Fashion Illustration have
not been seen since they were frst published.

Over the last decade, David Downton has gained a reputation as one
of the world’s leading fashion artists. His classically elegant, yet highly
contemporary images have led to a hugely successful career working
with, among others, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, V magazine, Chanel,
Tifany’s New York, Van Cleef & Arpels, Harrods, TopShop, Lancôme,
and the V&A Museum.

978 1 85669 839 9

200 color illustrations

224 pages • 8 3

⁄4 × 111

⁄2 in

US$30.00 PB • Fashion

August 2012

• Luxurious coffee-table book on the greats
of fashion illustration

• Written by celebrated fashion illustrator David Downton

• Fashion illustration is undergoing a renaissance

• Features an eclectic mix of styles from Erté to Andy Warhol

• A must for anyone who bought 100 Years of
Fashion Illustration

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Fashion Jewelry Mini Edition

Catwalk and Couture

Maia Adams

Created with the catwalk and couture in mind, fashion
jewelry is characterized by its creativity and originality.
It is one of the most exciting felds in fashion today.
Fashion Jewelry provides inspiration for designers,
jewelers, and students of fashion, ofering a unique
insight into the working methods of a new generation
of jewelers. Showcasing skilled crafsmanship, unusual
materials, and an ofen limited-edition approach,
Fashion Jewelry harnesses the spirit of couture for the
21st century.

Since graduating from Central Saint Martins, freelance writer and
editor Maia Adams has contributed fashion and lifestyle articles to
publications including British Vogue, Elle, The Guardian, The Sunday
Times Travel Magazine and Wallpaper*. Based in London, Maia is also
a visiting lecturer on the fashion degree courses at Barcelona’s Design
Institute and the University of the Creative Arts in the UK.

978 1 78067 020 1

370 color illustrations

208 pages • 5 3

⁄4 × 8 1

⁄4 in

US$16.95 PB • Fashion

September 2012

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Copywriting Second Edition

Successful Writing for Design,
Advertising, and Marketing

Mark Shaw

Writing copy is ofen assumed to be a natural talent.
However, there are simple techniques you can
employ to craf strong written content with ease.
With insightful interviews from leading copywriters,
as well as illustrated case studies of major brands, this
new, expanded edition teaches the art of writing great
copy for digital media, branding, advertising, direct
marketing, retailing, catalogs, company magazines,
and internal communications.

Mark Shaw has been a professional copywriter for over 25 years.
Te founder of Jupiter Design, one of the UK’s top 25 design agencies,
he is now the president of Liquid Agency Europe, managing global
brand and messaging for some of the world’s leading organizations.
Mark is also a visiting fellow at Nottingham Trent University, where
he regularly lectures on copywriting, messaging, and branding.

978 1 78067 000 3

80 color illustrations

240 pages • 6 3

⁄4 × 9 3

⁄4 in

US$24.95 PB • Advertising

Octo ber 2012

9 781780 670003

0 2 4 9 5

20 Forthcoming Titles

Recycled Home

Transform Your Home
Using Salvaged Materials

Rebecca Proctor

Recycled Home features 50 stylish craf projects for the
home, using discarded or repurposed materials. Step-
by-step illustrations guide you through each project,
and no special skills are needed. From quick fxes
taking half an hour to a patchwork throw to spend
a weekend on, you’ll fnd something to inspire you.
Update your home creatively and economically
with fair and style. Recycled Home will appeal to
those interested in interiors, textiles, craf, gardening,
and sustainability.

Rebecca Proctor writes about fashion and interiors. She is
particularly interested in all areas relating to craf, crafsmanship,
and sustainable design. Rebecca is the author of 1000 New Eco
Designs and Where to Find Them and co-author of New Shoes:
Contemporary Footwear Design, both published by Laurence King

978 1 85669 896 2

300 color illustrations

144 pages • 8 1

⁄2 × 8 1

⁄2 in

US$19.95 PB • Interior Design

August 2012

• 50 DIY craft projects

• No special skills needed, everything is easy to make

• Includes step by step illustrations

• Uses found and recycled materials

• Taps into the trend for budget-conscious,
sustainable, DIY crafts

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