GETTING INTO FASHION MODE


Here's how You can get into Fashion Mode:

Read this FREE book, featuring all things fashion, from clothing and accessories to fabrics, designs, international styles and more. 

See past and present runway fashions and street fashion trends.  

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

This style guide will get you into Fashion Mode. 


Scroll further down for related links, other Free Books, and more free printable items. 




EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 34

STANDARD SOLE - SYNTHETIC



STANDARD SOLE: A sole that measures a continuous width from the heel of the shoe to the toe. 



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STARCH: A natural, plant-based product, sometimes used as a stiffening agent for garments such as men's dress shirts. 



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STILETTO HEEL: A long, narrow, stylized heel, also known as an Italian heel. 



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STOCKING: Typically, a sheer nylon leg covering, often held up with a garter. 



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STOLE: A ladies' fur wrap worn across the back and around the shoulders. 

Shown below, a rich brown faux fur stole. 



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STONE WASH: A method of achieving a distressed look on a fabric (such as denim), by grating it with pebbles. 



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STRAIGHT LEGS: Pant legs cut at the same width from waist to ankle. 



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STRAND: Generally, a long thin piece of material.

Below, a colorful necklace made with strands of woven fabric. 



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STRETCH FABRIC: A fabric that is able to stretch and reshape itself repeatedly. 



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STUD: A small decoration with a metal post, applied to fabric (or skin) with a stud gun. 

Shown below, someone had a stud party with a black leather jacket. 



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SUEDE: A type of leather with a soft, velvety nap. 



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SUNDRESS: A short, lightweight cotton dress, often featuring a colorful print design. 



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SUN HAT: A light, flexible hat with a very wide brim, designed to protect the face from sunburn. 



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SURAH: A soft, twilled, silk fabric commonly used for scarves, ties, and blouses. 



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SURUWAL: The trouser portion of a garment worn by traditional Nepalese men. The entire outfit is called Daura Suruwal. 



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SWALLOWTAIL COAT: A formal, waist-length coat with two long, pointed tails at the back. Popular during the Victorian era, but not in fashion mode today. 



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SWATCH: A small fabric sample used only for display, research, or testing purposes. 



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SWEAT BAND: An absorbent cotton headband designed for physical exercise. 



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SWEAT PANTS: Loose, soft cotton pants with a drawstring waist. 



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SWEETHEART NECK: An open neckline shaped like a heart. 



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SYNTHETIC: A man-made fiber created for added durability, strength, and/or water-resistance. 



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YOUR FREE FASHION DESIGN 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  (You Are Here) 

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

Chapter 38  

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41



FASHION MODE AND RELATED LINKS


Get into the fashion mode with this FREE, FAST AND EASY SEWING PATTERN! Full instructions included.  


Pick a Fashion College Near You. 


FACTORY OUTLETS IN EVERY STATE provides a detailed list of wholesale outlet stores Near You. There's nothing like a little retail therapy to get you into Fashion Mode! 




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