CLASSIC TAILORING TECHNIQUES FOR MENSWEAR

3rd Edition

Denis Antoine and Roberto Cabrera

Book Cover

EBOOK + STUDIO

ISBN:
9781501372117
Published:
DEC 30, 2022
Other Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501372100
eBook 9781501372070
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501372087

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What's in the book

The Book

Since its first publication, Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear has been the authoritative resource for custom hand tailoring production. Providing in-depth, step-by-step instructions for the processes required by bespoke and couture-level manufacturing, this book retains its value and relevance for young and established tailors alike. Continuing this great tradition, the third edition introduces new discussions of traditional tailoring processes in the industry and highlights the value of hand-crafted construction in the context of environmentally-sustainable design.

New to this Edition:
- Learning Objectives let you know what you'll learn in each chapter
- New Tricks of the Trade feature offers helpful tips
- End of chapter discussion questions help you test your knowledge of the chapter concepts
- A new, extended Glossary and Key Terms throughout emphasize a renewed focus on essential vocabulary

STUDIO Features Include:
- Download additional student exercises to practice newly learned skills
- Review concepts with flashcards of essential vocabulary

Instructor Resources Include:
- The Instructor's Guide provides suggestions for planning the course and using the text in the classroom
- PowerPoint® presentations include images from the book and provide a framework for lecture and discussion



Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: Tailoring
Chapter 2: The Pattern
Chapter 3: The Fit
Chapter 4: Fabric
Chapter 5: Layout and Cutting
Chapter 6: The Jacket
Chapter 7: The Pants
Chapter 8: The Vest
Chapter 9: Alterations

Patterns
Tailoring Supply Sources
Useful Bibliography
Online Resources
Glossary
Image Credits
Index



About The Authors

Denis Antoine is a leading practitioner and educator in the field of men’s tailoring. Following degrees in menswear from the London College of Fashion and the Royal College of Art, he established his eponymous bespoke tailoring business. He currently teaches menswear design and construction at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

Roberto Cabrera taught at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City.



Format:
eBook + Studio
Edition:
3rd
Imprint:
Fairchild Books
Illustrations:
760 colour illus