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  • Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
    Shoe Dog (English, Paperback) Phil Knight

    The first-ever memoir of the legendary co-founder of Nike Inc, Phil Knight

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  • Textiles and Clothing, c.1150-1450 by Elisabeth Crowfoot
    Textiles and Clothing, c.1150-1450 (English, Paperback) Elisabeth Crowfoot, Frances Pritchard

    A model of clarity... It provides absolutely essential reference material for the dress historian and archaeologist, for the early textile specialist, and those interested in the tools and equipment used. TOOL AND TRADES HISTORY SOCIETY NEWSLETTER [Linda Woolley, curator of early and medieval textiles and dress, V&A Museum]

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  • Technical Sourcebook for Designers by Jaeil Lee
    Technical Sourcebook for Designers (English, Multiple copy pack) Jaeil Lee, Camille Steen

    Technical Sourcebook for Designers is completely devoted to preparing aspiring and professional apparel designers for the growing demand for technical design skills in the apparel industry. This comprehensive compilation presents technical design processes and industry standards that reflect current apparel production and manufacturing practices....

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  • Empire of Cotton by Sven Beckert
    Empire of Cotton (English, Paperback) Sven Beckert

    For about 900 years, from 1000 to 1900, cotton was the world's most important manufacturing industry. It remains a vast business. This book tells the history of the overwhelming role played by cotton in dictating the shape of our world. It is also a case history of how the world works.

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  • Clothing Poverty by Andrew Brooks
    Clothing Poverty (English, Paperback) Andrew Brooks

    A gripping expose on the hidden global trade networks of the fast-fashion and clothing recycling industry.

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  • The Handbook of Textile Culture by Janis Jefferies
    The Handbook of Textile Culture (English, Paperback) Janis Jefferies

    In recent years, the study of textiles and culture has become a dynamic field of scholarship, reflecting new global, material and technological possibilities. This is the first handbook of specially commissioned essays to provide a guide to the major strands of critical work around textiles past and present and to draw upon the work of artists and designers as well as researchers in textiles...

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  • Indian Textiles by John Gillow
    Indian Textiles (English, Paperback) John Gillow, Nicholas Barnard

    A survey of textiles from every region of the Indian subcontinent that runs the gamut of commercial, tribal and folk textiles. It first places them in cultural context by examining the history, materials and various techniques weaving, dyeing, printing and painting. It then gives a region-by-region account of traditional textile production.

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  • Perry's Department Store: A Buying Simulation by Karen M. Videtic
    Perry's Department Store: A Buying Simulation (English, Multiple copy pack) Karen M. Videtic, Cynthia W. Steele

    Perry's Department Store: A Buying Simulation, 4th Edition, launches students into the exciting role of being a retail buyer in the fashion industry using a unique simulation approach that takes readers step-by-step through a real-life buying experience. The text is organized into 10 chapters that walk students through the various steps a new buyer would take to complete a six-month buying plan...

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  • Sustainable Fashion and Textiles by Kate Fletcher
    Sustainable Fashion and Textiles (English, Paperback) Kate Fletcher

    Originally published: London; Sterling, VA: Earthscan, 2008.

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  • Fashion Film by Nick Rees-Roberts
    Fashion Film (English, Paperback) Nick Rees-Roberts

    The moving image has become a key marketing tool for luxury fashion, central in enabling brands to shape their visual codes and extend their brand awareness. Fashion Film is the first detailed study of the shifting shape of fashion imagery in the digital age, investigating the role of the moving image in the promotion, communication and spectacle of contemporary fashion. Combining...

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  • Children of the Mill by David Hanson
    Children of the Mill (English, Paperback) David Hanson

    Focusing on the lives of the apprentices at Quarry Bank Mill, David Hanson's book uses a wealth of first-person source material including letters, diaries, mill records, to tell the stories of the children who lived and worked at Quarry Bank throughout the nineteenth century.

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  • Fashion Retailing by Dimitri Koumbis
    Fashion Retailing (English, Paperback) Dimitri Koumbis

    Throughout modern history, retailers have opened their doors to consumers, providing them with goods and services that satisfy both rational and emotional needs. They do this by evoking a customer's sensory system, to create memorable experiences that will entice shoppers to visit again and again....

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  • Global Sourcing in the Textile and Apparel Industry by Jung Ha-Brookshire
    Global Sourcing in the Textile and Apparel Industry (English, Paperback) Jung Ha-Brookshire

    Over 95% of today's textile and apparel products are globally sourced, making sourcing one of the most important business functions in the industry. Global Sourcing in the Textile and Apparel Industry,2nd Edition examines this crucial function in the textile and apparel industries, providing practical insight into both how and why global sourcing is pursued. Chapters include step-by-step global...

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  • Apparel Merchandising by Jeremy A. Rosenau
    Apparel Merchandising (English, Paperback) Jeremy A. Rosenau, David L. Wilson

    Apparel Merchandising: The Line Starts Here analyzes the evolution and development of the merchandising function in branded apparel companies and retail private label apparel. It describes today's challenges for both apparel manufacturers and retailers in meeting the consumer's demands for the right products at the right prices - and at the right times. Approached from the perspective of the...

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  • Making Jeans Green by Paulina Szmydke-Cacciapalle
    Making Jeans Green (English, Paperback) Paulina Szmydke-Cacciapalle

    Consumers spend approximately $93 billion on denim products every year. This consumption comes at a great cost, with thousands of litres of fresh water, hazardous chemicals and energy contributing to just one pair of jeans, leaving the environment and the industry vulnerable to pollution and climate change....

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  • Fake Silk by Paul David Blanc
    Fake Silk (English, Hardback) Paul David Blanc

    When a new technology makes people ill, how high does the body count have to be before protectives steps are taken?

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  • Supima by Tim Blanks
    Supima (English, Hardback) Tim Blanks, Paula Wallace

    This comprehensive monograph celebrates the history and fashion collaborations of Supima, America s most luxurious cotton.

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  • Advances in Technical Nonwovens by George Kellie
    Advances in Technical Nonwovens (English, Hardback) George Kellie

    Advances in Technical Nonwovens presents the latest information on the nonwovens industry, a dynamic and fast-growing industry with recent technological innovations that are leading to the development of novel end-use applications....

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  • Pictorial Embroidery in England by Rosika Desnoyers
    Pictorial Embroidery in England (English, Hardback) Rosika Desnoyers

    The little-known art of Berlin Work was once the most commonly practiced art form among European women. A Critical History of Pictorial Embroidery is the first academic study of both pictorial Berlin Work and its precursor, needlepainting, exploring their cultural status in the 19th century....

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  • Technical Sourcebook for Apparel Designers by Jaeil Lee
    Technical Sourcebook for Apparel Designers (English, Multiple copy pack) Jaeil Lee, Camille Steen

    A complete overview of technical design processes for apparel designers.

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