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Anthropometry Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry  Apparel Sizing and Design
  • Author : Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 October 2019
  • ISBN : 0081026056
  • Pages : 444 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design, Second Edition, reviews techniques in anthropometry, sizing system developments, and their applications to clothing design. The book addresses the need for the improved characterization of population size, weights and the shapes of consumers. This new edition presents the very latest advances, and is expanded to include in-depth coverage of sizing and fit for specific groups and applications. Sections cover the development of sizing systems, classification and body types, the use of anthropometric data, body measurement devices and techniques, including 3D scanners for the full body and for particular body parts, 4D scanning technology and motion analysis. Additional sections cover testing and the evaluation of fit and anthropometric sizing systems for particular functions, thus reflecting the increasing need for apparel to meet specific needs, such as in swimwear, protective clothing, mobility, intimate apparel, footwear and compression garments. This book will be an essential reference source for apparel designers, manufacturers, retailers and merchandisers. Its detailed information and data will also be of great interest to researchers and postgraduate students across clothing technology, product design, fashion and textiles. Reviews methods and techniques in anthropometry, sizing system development, and applications in clothing design Enables users to understand and utilize detailed anthropometric data Covers sizing and fit for particular uses, including protective clothing, compression garments, intimate apparel and footwear


Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design
  • Author : Deepti Gupta,Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 February 2014
GET THIS BOOKAnthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design addresses the need for improved characterization of our populations in order to tailor garments according to size, weight, and shape of consumers. This book reviews techniques in anthropometry, sizing system developments, and their applications to clothing design. Part one considers a range of anthropometric methods. The text discusses the range of sizing systems, including data mining techniques, useful


Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design
  • Author : Norsaadah Zakaria,Deepti Gupta
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKAnthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design, Second Edition, reviews techniques in anthropometry, sizing system developments, and their applications to clothing design. The book addresses the need for the improved characterization of population size, weights and the shapes of consumers. This new edition presents the very latest advances, and is expanded to include in-depth coverage of sizing and fit for specific groups and applications. Sections cover the development of sizing systems, classification and body types, the use of anthropometric data, body measurement


Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design
  • Author : Deepti Gupta,Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKAnthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design addresses the need for improved characterization of our populations in order to tailor garments according to size, weight, and shape of consumers. This book reviews techniques in anthropometry, sizing system developments, and their applications to clothing design. Part one considers a range of anthropometric methods. The text discusses the range of sizing systems, including data mining techniques, useful


Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design
  • Author : Deepti Gupta,Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publisher : Woodhead Pub Limited
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKAnthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Design

One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. "Anthropometry" refers to the study of body dimensions such as size, weight and shape. Anthropometric data is critical in determining sizing systems for clothes and their design. The book covers sizing systems developed for particular groups, apparel size designation and the potential for international standardization. It considers the advantages of 3D body scanning and computer-aided design as well as using body motion analysis


Designing Apparel for Consumers

Designing Apparel for Consumers
  • Author : M-E Faust,S Carrier
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 03 April 2014
GET THIS BOOKDesigning Apparel for Consumers

Given its importance for consumer satisfaction and thus brand success, apparel fit is a major challenge for retailers and brands across the industry. Consequently there have been major developments in sizing research and how it can be used in apparel design. This book reviews how these developments are affecting clothing design for different groups of consumers. Part one identifies various aspects of body shape, size, volume and the psychological aspects of designing apparel. This section covers topics such as body


Sizing in Clothing

Sizing in Clothing
  • Author : S Ashdown
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 11 April 2007
GET THIS BOOKSizing in Clothing

The basic concepts behind sizing systems currently used in the manufacture of ready-to-wear garments were originally developed in the 19th century. These systems are frequently based on outdated anthropometric data, they lack standard labelling, and they generally do not accommodate the wide variations of body sizes and proportions that exist in the population. However, major technological improvements have made new population data available worldwide, with the potential to affect the future of sizing in many ways. New developments in computer-aided


Clothing for Children and Teenagers

Clothing for Children and Teenagers
  • Author : Norsaadah Zakaria
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 07 June 2016
GET THIS BOOKClothing for Children and Teenagers

Clothing for Children and Teenagers: Anthropometry, Sizing and Fit addresses the complexities of developing size specifications for clothing aimed at seven to seventeen year olds. Children and teenagers experience rapid physical growth and alterations in body shape as they develop—changes that pose significant challenges in creating apparel sizing systems. The book begins by introducing the principles of apparel fit and sizing systems. Drawing on the author’s own fieldwork, it goes on to discuss methods of conducting anthropometric surveys


Human Body

Human Body
  • Author : Karen L. LaBat,Karen S. Ryan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 18 February 2019
GET THIS BOOKHuman Body

Human Body: A Wearable Product Designer's Guide, unlike other anatomy books, is divided into sections pertinent to wearable product designers. Two introductory chapters include many definitions, an introduction to anatomical terminology, and brief discussions of the body's systems, setting the stage for the remaining chapters. The book is extensively referenced and has a large glossary with both anatomical and design terms making it maximally useful for interdisciplinary collaborative work. The book includes 200 original illustrations and many product examples to demonstrate


Advances in Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design

Advances in Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design
  • Author : WonJoon Chung,Cliff Sungsoo Shin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 June 2018
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design

This book provides readers with a snapshot of cutting-edge methods and procedures in industrial design, with a particular focus on human-centered and user-experience design, service design, sustainable design and applications of virtual & augmented reality. Reporting on both theoretical and practical investigations aimed at improving industrial design through interdisciplinary collaboration, it covers a wide range of topics – from design strategies to product research and planning, exhibit design, as well as new materials and color research. Based on the AHFE 2018 International Conference


A Passion for Fashion

A Passion for Fashion
  • Author : Nick Verreos
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 23 August 2016
GET THIS BOOKA Passion for Fashion

The must-have book for anyone thinking about a life in fashion. Fashion designer, red carpet expert and educator Nick Verreos provides an insightful view into how to harness your passion for fashion and translate it into a successful career. With over 20 years of experience in the industry and an extensive knowledge in teaching fashion, Nick has amassed a lifetime of "Tips & Tricks" to help the reader navigate this world. A Passion For Fashion will help young fashionistas maximize their time


Kinetic Garment Construction

Kinetic Garment Construction
  • Author : Rickard Lindqvist
  • Publisher : Rickard Lindqvist
  • Release : 27 March 2015
GET THIS BOOKKinetic Garment Construction

Fashion designers are presented with a range of methods and concepts for pattern cutting are presented, the main body of these methods, both traditional and contemporary, is predominately based on a theoretical approximation of the body that is derived from horizontal and vertical measurements of the body in an upright position: the tailoring matrix. As a consequence, there is a lack of interactive and dynamic qualities in methods connected to this paradigm of garment construction, from both expressional and functional


Apparel Quality

Apparel Quality
  • Author : Janace E. Bubonia
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKApparel Quality

This user-friendly guide to evaluating apparel quality presents the roles of product designers, manufacturers, merchandisers, testing laboratories, and retailers from product inception through the sale of goods, to ensure quality products that meet customer expectations. Bubonia provides an overview of apparel production, with emphasis on quality characteristics and cues, consumer influences and motivations impacting purchasing decisions, and the relationship of apparel manufacturing and production processes, cost, price point and the quality level of an apparel product.


Clothing Appearance and Fit

Clothing Appearance and Fit
  • Author : J Fan,W Yu,L Hunter
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 September 2004
GET THIS BOOKClothing Appearance and Fit

Fashion and beauty have helped shape history and today more than ever, we find ourselves under increasing pressure to think about what we wear, what we look good in and how best to enhance our body shape and size. Behind this seemingly superficial industry, however, lies a technical thinking firmly grounded in science and technology. In one fully comprehensive book, Clothing appearance and fit: Science and technology provides a critical appreciation of the technological developments and scientific understanding of the


Bodyspace

Bodyspace
  • Author : Stephen Pheasant
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 03 May 2002
GET THIS BOOKBodyspace

This edition has been revised to bring fresh insights into the principles and practice of anthropometrics, workspace design, sitting and seating, hands and handles, ergonomics in the office, ergonomics in the home, and health and safety at work.


Advances in Apparel Production

Advances in Apparel Production
  • Author : Catherine Fairhurst
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2008
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Apparel Production

Apparel production is a complex process often involving an international supply chain which must respond rapidly to the changing needs and tastes of consumers. This important book discusses the technological improvements which are transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry. The first part of the book reviews advances in apparel design. There are chapters on modelling fabric and garment drape, computer-aided colour matching, yarn design and pattern making. Other chapters discuss key issues in apparel sizing and fit,