FASHION SUITS, JEANS, SHOES, BAGS, AND MORE


This book features all things fashion, from fashion suits to dresses to jackets to bags, accessories, fabrics, and more. 

See current and popular runway styles, along with the latest street fashion trends and international designs.  

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. 


Scroll down for links to fashion suits at a discount, free sewing patterns, more Free Books, and other free printable items. 




EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 32

SHEER - SLUB



SHEER: Refers to any see-through fabric. 



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SHELF BRA: 1. A cupless bra.  2. A bra that is built into a garment. 



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SHERPA: A heavy fabric resembling the fleece of a sheep. Often used for trim and lining. 



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SHERWANI: A knee-length, front buttoning men's outer garment. 



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SHETLAND: Any shaggy, knit, or woven wool tweed fabric. 



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SHIFT DRESS: See SKIMMER





SHIRRED WAIST: A figure-enhancing effect achieved by gathering the garment fabric along multiple vertical parallel seams. 



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SHIRT DRESS: A menswear-inspired frock featuring the details of a men's dress shirt, such as a pointed, turned down collar, cuffed sleeves, and a front button closure. 



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SHIRT JACKET: A garment constructed like a collared, button-down shirt, but made with heavier fabric and roomy enough to be worn as outerwear. 



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SHORTS: Short pants, hemmed or cut somewhere above the knee. 

Shown below, biker shorts are the newest fashion suits for 2019.  



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SHRUG: A jacket of waist length or shorter, usually open at the front. 



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SILHOUETTE: The shape of the outline of an outfit. 



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SILK: A fine, lustrous fabric made from the natural filament fiber produced by silkworms building cocoons. Often used for fashion suits and dresses. 



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SILKSCREEN: A popular printing technique used for adding permanent pigments to fabric. 



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SIZE HERO: A plus sized person who knows how to "own" it (a pun on "size zero"). 

Shown below, size hero Gaby Sidibe and size hero Beth Ditto, two very fashionable ladies. 



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SKIMMER: A lightweight, summery, slip-on dress. Also known as a shift dress.  



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SKORT: Shorts with a front flap covering to make them resemble a skirt when viewed from the front. Also known as culottes



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SKULLCAP: A round, knit hat that fits snugly on the head, typically covering the ears. Also known as a beanie. 



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SLASHINGS: Small, deliberate cuts in fabric, designed to show what's underneath the garment. 



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SLINGBACK: An open shoe with a thin strap around the back of the foot to hold the shoe in place. 

Below, Meghan Markle's black slingback pumps by Tabitha Simmons. 



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SLINKY: A term referring to any fabric or garment with a slight bounce in its movement. 



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SLOPE: A general term that refers to loose garments such as muumuus, tunics, smocks, and coverups. 



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SLUB: A drawn and twisted strand of textile fiber prepared for the spinning process. 



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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  (You Are Here) 

Chapter 33  

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

Chapter 38  

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41



FASHION SUITS AND RELATED LINKS


Look Here Right Now for your First FREE, FAST AND EASY SEWING PATTERN! Full instructions included.  


Learn how to make your own Fashion Suits at Fashion Colleges Near You. 


FACTORY OUTLETS IN EVERY STATE provides a detailed list of outlet stores Near You, featuring discounts on Fashion Suits, jackets, dresses, jeans, and more.  




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