AFRICAN FASHION, AMERICAN FASHION, AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN


Scroll down to learn about the influences of African fashion, Indian fashion, Asian fashion, Middle Eastern fashion, and European fashion on American Fashion design. 

This book is a visual list of tools, textiles, fabrics, fashion designs, wearable art, and international styles, from bygone times to the present day, and from all over the world. 


Scroll further down for related links to African fashion and other designer items at outlet stores Near You.

Or visit the link to fashion colleges Near You.

Or even try a free, simple fashion sewing pattern. 


Scroll further down for other books by this author. 




EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 38

UGANDA - URENA



UGANDA: A talented designer of African fashion. 

Shown below, some of Uganda's African fashion designs are modeled at Kampala Fashion Week. 



above image credit: vogue.com




UGGS: An American shoe brand featuring soft, comfortable, fur lined, earth toned slippers and boots.

At one time, Uggs were a popular fashion trend of the new millennium. 

Shown below, a gang of celebrities wearing comfy Ugg boots. 



above image credit: shefinds.com



ULTRASUEDE: A synthetic fabric similar to suede, but more durable and stain resistant than suede. 


Above image credit: ultrasuede.us




UNBALANCED STRIPES: A stripe design of irregular width and spacing. 



Above image credit: Pinterest.com




UNDERSKIRT: A skirt that is worn underneath another skirt.

Some underskirts are meant to be shown, such as the Kelly green one shown below. 


Above image credit: petticoatstyle.com




UNDERWEAR: Any personal garments to be worn underneath visible clothing. 



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UNDERWIRE: A strong wire constructed into the lower part of certain bra cups. 

Shown below, a Madame Everglade underwire bikini. 



Above image credit: popsugar.com




UNIFORM: An outfit that is identical to other outfits worn by members of the same group. 

Shown below, uniforms at a boys' school in South Africa. African fashion tends to be more colorful than American fashion. 


Above image credit: Pinterest.com




UNITARD: A close-fitting one-piece garment that covers the hands, feet, legs, torso, arms, and sometimes even the head. Typically used for costume design. 



Above image credit: allaboutdance.com




UPHOLSTERY: The fabric that is used for covering stuffed furniture and seating. Upholstery fabric is known for thickness, durability, and stain resistance. 

Shown below, a team of brave fashion designers created these looks from the upholstery inside Ford automobiles. 


Above image credit: inhabitat.com




UPHOLSTERY THREAD: A very strong thread, typically used for upholstered furniture, but also for denim and canvas fashions.  



Above image credit: williamgee.co.uk




UPLAND COTTON: The most common type of cotton, used in many of the world's finest fashion designs. 



Above image credit: cottoninc.com




UPSCALE: Expensive; Elegant; Elite; High end. 



above image credit: stylerave.com



Above image credit: bbc.co.uk








AFRICAN FASHION AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL DESIGNS



EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR:

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style


Introduction

Chapter 1 

Chapter 2  

Chapter 3  

Chapter 4  

Chapter 5  

Chapter 6  

Chapter 7  

Chapter 8 

Chapter 9 

Chapter 10   

Chapter 11  

Chapter 12  

Chapter 13  

Chapter 14 

Chapter 15  

Chapter 16 

Chapter 17 

Chapter 18  

Chapter 19

Chapter 20 

Chapter 21 

Chapter 22  

Chapter 23  

Chapter 24  

Chapter 25  

Chapter 26

Chapter 27  

Chapter 28  

Chapter 29  

Chapter 30  

Chapter 31  

Chapter 32  

Chapter 33   

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

Chapter 38  (You Are Here) 

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41



FASHION RELATED LINKS


Try this FREE, FAST AND EASY SEWING PATTERN! Full instructions included.  


Design your own American, European, Indian, Middle Eastern, or African Fashion Clothing at a Fashion College Near You. 


FACTORY OUTLETS IN EVERY STATE provides a detailed list of stores Near You that sell European, Asian, and African fashion items at discounted prices. 


Top 25 Fashion Coloring Pages On The Internet (for colorers of advanced or adult skill levels)




OTHER BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR


YULE LOG:

Events That Happened On Christmas Day


Yule Log - Chapter One

Yule Log - Chapter Two

Yule Log - Chapter Three

Yule Log - Chapter Four

Yule Log - Chapter Five

Yule Log - Chapter Six

Yule Log - Chapter Seven

Yule Log - Chapter Eight

Yule Log - Chapter Nine

Yule Log - Chapter Ten




CRAZY HORSE APPEARING


Crazy Horse Appearing - Introduction

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 1 

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 2

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 3

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 4

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 5

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 6

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 7

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 8

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 9

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 10

Crazy Horse Appearing - Appendixes