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Historical origin of the proportional measurement of the human figure as a basis for the contemporary apparel construction and grading

Popova-Nedyalkova, Nezabravka (2011) Historical origin of the proportional measurement of the human figure as a basis for the contemporary apparel construction and grading. In: Korean-Russia International Conference "Grand Fashion" : Moscow State University of Design and Technology, Moscow, Russia, June 28, 2011 : Proceedings. Korea Fashion & Costume Design Association; Moscow State University of Design and Technology, Moscow, pp. 173-178.

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Abstract

Contemporary apparel patternmaking can be divided into two main essential parts. The first one contains the data measurements from different points of the human body, while the second one – the technique of creating basic flat patterns, called system for apparel patternmaking. Methods, used and applied for body measurement, vary for each system. The aim of this article is to review the study and the measurement of the human body and its proportions, on which base and principles the different theories for apparel construction and grading are built.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:human proportion, body measurement apparel, anthropometric research
Subjects:Arts.Fine and Decorative arts > Fashion design. Clothing and accessories
ID Code:964
Deposited By: Незабравка Попова-Недялкова
Deposited On:07 Dec 2011 06:48
Last Modified:07 Dec 2011 06:54

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