FASHIONPEDIA
Fashionpedia - The Visual Dictionary Of Fashion Design

Fashionpedia - The Visual Dictionary Of Fashion Design

FASHIONPEDIA is a visual fashion dictionary covering all the technical terms from style to material to production with illustrations and infographics. It encompasses rich, extensive information and yet is easy to read. Whether you are an industry insider or a fashion connoisseur, FASHIONPEDIA is all you will ever need to navigate the fashion scene.


Etoffes. Les modes sous Louis XVI. La mode du rococo.

Etoffes. La mode Louis XVI. Costumes de rococo. 18 vêtements de siècle.
Etoffes Fabrics Louis XVI.

Fabrics. Fashion under Louis XVI., 1774 to 1789

(Late baroque, rococo fashion era)

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes sous Louis XVI et Marie Antoinette 1774−1789. La Mode du Rococo. Etoffes – Planche 10.

Etoffes.

  • 1. Châle fond blanc, dessins rouges, bleus, jaunes et verts.
  • 2. Châle broderie au point petit et application sur tulle. Fleurs roses et vertes, tons dégradés, nœud rouge, dégradé rose.
  • 3. Robe rouge et bleue à rayures, ruban en ceinture fond jaune, fleurs bleues et rouges.
  • 4. Satin lamé et broché fond jaune vif, oiseaux verts et bleus, fleurs rouges.
  • 5. Fragment de tapisserie exécutée au Temple par Marie-Antoinette, fond marron, feuilles vertes dégradées, fleurs roses et jaunes dégradées.
  • 6. Robe de taffetas, à paniers, plate devant et derrière, très décolletée, avec chérusque de blonde, taffetas rose pâle, le tablier devant et bas de jupe en taffetas à guirlandes de fleurs roses, bleues et vertes.
  • 7. Motifs de broderies avec chiffre pour écran ou châle.
  • 8. Caraco de taffetas puce, avec un large fichu en linon blanc; gilet blanc.
  • 9. 10. 11. Motifs de fleurs sur taffetas pour robe, vert et rose, jaune et bleu, bleu et rose.
  • 13. Satin brodé fleurs violettes et noires, feuilles vertes, fond mauve pâle pour volant de robe en broderie sur satin fond ivoire, bord jaune et bleu, guirlande de fleurs orange.
  • 13. Fillette avec corsage guimpe rayée rouge et blanc et bleu, ruban tricolore entourant la charlotte de linon blanc, guimpe de linon blanc froncée au cou.
Note:  The Grand Lever. Second Toilette of a lady of state. France 18th century.

Read more: L’Histoire du Costume Féminin Français. Paul Louis Victor de Giafferri.


Support and Seduction: The History of Corsets and Bras (Abradale Books) by Beatrice Fontanel.

Thoughout the ages, women's breasts have been subjected to the endless whims of fashion.

From the ancient Greeks to Mae West and Madonna, this light-hearted book charts the changing shapes of female beauty. The elegant and amusing images - including fashion drawings, paintings, photographs, and film stills - illustrate the often surprising history of the garments women have worn for support - and seduction.


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The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Beauty: 40 Projects for Period-Accurate Hairstyles, Makeup and Accessories by Lauren Stowell & Abby Cox.


Seventeenth and Eighteenth-Century Fashion in Detail by Avril Hart & Susan North. From cut and construction to fabric and trimmings.




Auguste Racinet. The Costume History by Françoise Tétart-Vittu.

Racinet's Costume History is an invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians; and a rich source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in clothing and style. Originally published in France between 1876 and 1888, Auguste Racinet’s Le Costume historique was in its day the most wide-ranging and incisive study of clothing ever attempted.

Covering the world history of costume, dress, and style from antiquity through to the end of the 19th century, the six volume work remains completely unique in its scope and detail. “Some books just scream out to be bought; this is one of them.” ― Vogue.com

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)


FASHIONPEDIA
Fashionpedia - The Visual Dictionary Of Fashion Design

Fashionpedia - The Visual Dictionary Of Fashion Design

FASHIONPEDIA is a visual fashion dictionary covering all the technical terms from style to material to production with illustrations and infographics. It encompasses rich, extensive information and yet is easy to read. Whether you are an industry insider or a fashion connoisseur, FASHIONPEDIA is all you will ever need to navigate the fashion scene.


Textilepedia. The Complete Fabric Guide.

The Textile Manual is an encyclopaedia of textile information, from material to yarn, from fabric structure to the finishing process. Encompassing practical tips for a range of textiles and detailed visuals, this ultra-accessible manual is the perfect companion for fashion aficionados and aspiring fashion designers.


Literature

Couture: then and now Clothes define people. A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically.