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Author Choklat, Aki, author, author.

Title Footwear design / Aki Choklat.

Publication Info. London [England] : Laurence King Publishing, [2012]
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition [Enhanced Credo edition]
Description 1 online resource (57 entries) ; digital files.
text rdacontent
electronic isbdmedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Portfolio skills. Fashion & textiles
Portfolio skills. Fashion & textiles.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- Chapter 1. Footwear design then and now: Fashion and celebrity-the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; Haute couture and seasonal fashion cycles-the nineteenth century; Innovation and street fashion-the twentieth century; The future of footwear design-the twenty-first century; The footwear industry; Case study: Liza Snook; Case study: Catherine Willems -- Chapter 2. Shoe basics: Foot anatomy; Shoe anatomy; The last; Patterns; Materials used in the shoe industry; Shoe styles; Case study: Sebastian Tarek -- Chapter 3 Research: Inspiration; Investigation; The process; Compiling a sketchbook; Mood board; Digital research; Creating an ideas book; Color and materials; Trend analysis and forecasting; Case study: Nicoline Van Enter; Case study: Niels Holger Wien -- Chapter 4. Collection design: Design development; Collection theory; Case study: Minna Parikka; Case study: Rosanne Bergsma; Case study: Stuart Weitzman; Case study: Paco Gil -- Chapter 5. Presentation: Presenting your ideas; Drawing; Technical drawings and line drawings; Mixed media; The design pack; Portfolio; After graduation -- Chapter 6. Training and working in the footwear industry: Training; Footwear careers; Case study: Rachel Jones; Seasons and trade shows; Case study: Sue Saunders -- Glossary -- Useful information -- Acknowledgments.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary Aki Choklat explores the footwear design process, explaining the differences between the anatomy of the foot and the anatomy of a shoe, showing how one constrains the other, before moving onto the research and design development processes and the art of creating a complete collection.
Form Also available in print version.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Shoes -- Design.
Footwear -- Design.
Footwear industry -- Vocational guidance.
Shoemakers -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Other Form: Print version: 1856697452 9781856697453 192 pages : illustrations (some color)
ISBN 9781785391620 electronic version
9781856697453 paperback

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