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Fashion Drawing: Illustration Techniques for Fashion Designers, Second Edition

Michele Wesen Bryant


Fashion Drawing is a comprehensive, practical guide to fashion drawing for students of fashion design. This second edition features brand new illlustrations reflecting developments in pose, presentation and digital design, plus guidance on creating technical flats.

Step-by-step tutorials show how to create fashion drawings for women, men and children, and adapt them for different markets

More than 1000 illustrations depict work from leading designers and illustrators revealing a wide variety of approaches

Discover how to render fabrics, textures and effects, from faux fur and metallics to prints, woven and knitted materials

Includes an illustrated glossary of garment and fabric details and an extensive resource section


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“A useful resource for both fashion students and home sewists looking to give their sketches a professional look.” – Simply Sewing

“Whether you’re an enthusiast or somebody with a good deal of experience it is full of handy reference material and really good practical detail.” – Amazon reader

“This book is amazing for someone who loves designing clothes but has never sketched a day in her life. It breaks it down to a beginner level and brings it up to an amazing huge resource of information that I will use at all levels… an amazing, helpful, rewarding book with a wealth of information. This book is my guide and my mentor and my teacher for this type of art.” – Amazon reader

“After receiving this excellent book that shows there is no wrong way to draw fashion illustrations, I was blown away and unafraid to draw…  highly recommend this book for those struggling trying to find information to piece together, or just for anyone who wants to learn to draw illustrations for all mediums, you won’t regret it!” – Amazon reader

“I teach Commercial Illustration and this book was a terrific resource for me” – Amazon reader

Michele Wesen Bryant teaches fashion drawing and concept development at Parsons School of Fashion and the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. She was also visiting professor at Istanbul Technical University, Parsons Paris, the Fashion Institute of Technology at Polimoda in Florence, and Zhejaiang Sci Tech University in Hangzhou.

Fashion Drawing: Illustration Techniques for Fashion Designers, second edition – Table of Contents