FASHION DESIGNING AND STYLING GUIDE 


Scroll down to find out about Fashion Designing, fashion trends, international fashion, and more.

This fashion and style glossary defines and depicts all things fashion-related.  

Take a look at this visual list of fashion tools, textiles, wearable art, and more, from bygone times to the present day, and from all over the world. 


Scroll further down to see related links to designer fashion outlets Near You, Fashion Design Schools Near You, a free sewing pattern, and more Free Books by this author. 




EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 41

X-Y-Z



X


XILINOUS: Of, from, or pertaining to cotton. 

A useful term when conversing with Tim Gunn, or when seeking an X-word for your fashion designing glossary. 



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Y


YARMULKE: A round cloth skullcap, typically worn by traditional Jewish boys and men. 



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YARN: A synthetic form of wool typically used for knitting, crocheting, weaving, and embroidery. 



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YASHMAK: A type of headscarf, traditionally worn by Muslim women to cover their faces in public. 



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YORYU: A fabric resembling crepe, only heavier and more crinkly. Also known as a crepon



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YVES SAINT-LAURENT: A former French fashion designing superstar, whose high end fashions remain popular today. 



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Z


ZARA: A fashion brand from India. 


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ZARI: A fine thread of gold or silver, used in traditional garments of India and Pakistan. 


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ZIBELINE: A sleek, satin-like textile that is napped, steamed, and pressed to maximize sheen. 

Shown below, a black zibeline bolero jacket. 



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ZIGZAG STITCH: A back and forth sewing stitch that forms a zigzag pattern. 



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ZOOT SUIT: A typically pinstriped men's dress suit featuring high waisted trousers and a long jacket.

Although it was a popular 1920s fashion, the zoot suit is not a big part of fashion designing today, and is typically worn only as a costume. 



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ZORI: A type of thong sandal originally made in Japan. In America, we call them flip flops. 



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FREE FASHION DESIGNING GUIDE



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  

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41 (You Are Here) 



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OTHER BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR


YULE LOG:

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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