Item description for Costume Design and Home Planning (1916) by Estelle Peel Izor...
Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: which a person of good taste would be willing to wear will have well-cut, finely related spaces which are inconspicuous and unified. Examples of materials showing good and bad spacing, while differing in texture, weave, and quality, will suggest to the teacher methods and ways of handling the different mediums---lead pencil and pen and ink---in the making of designs by the students, and will also help to develop in the students an appreciation of what constitutes good spacing in striped materials for wearing apparel. arrangement o f .'nd hem in a gar- us another prac- pplication of the Hg of parallel to secure good The purpose bjj garment and the of material to be l: Bitermine the deli- boldness of the The contrast in Jttion between the sjning spaces make I either distinctive utiful spacing in limited and in a sifmiis of the best lin- jj ' ' tfi jition to this prob- !;-vvn garments has sense of appre- portioned tucks. Equal width in tucks or in tucks and spaces produces monotony. Making all tucks different in size will be even more unsatisfactory. There needs to be a degree of symmetry and repetition in the width of spaces and tucks to produce a harmony of the whole. Good spacing depends upon the keeping in balance of the variety and contrasts of proportions of tucks and spaces. In developing the spacing and tucks for waists and for flounces and sleeves, variety may be secured by (a) a contrast between the width of the tucks and that of the intervening spaces; (b) a contrast of tucks with each other in width and arrangement, the intervening spaces being kept uniform in size, as in a, b, and c, Plate II; (c) a contrast of an entire group to the space between groups, as in a, Plate II; (d) contrasts of individual tucks with the hem; (e) a contr...
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Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 5.98" Height: 0.24" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Aug 9, 2009
ISBN 0217193846 ISBN13 9780217193849
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