Book of the week: How to be a Fashion Designer guide by Lesley Ware
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- Published on Tuesday, 16 January 2018 11:25
- Last Updated on 15 January 2018
- Monica Costa
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For a young fashion designer wannabe new DK book How to be a Fashion Designer by Lesley Ware is perfect as it includes lots of ideas, projects, and styling tips to help creative children understand fashion and trends. Publication date is 1 February 2018. It costs £12.99 and is suitable for children aged 7+.
How to be a Fashion Designer is full of ideas, projects and design tasks for fashion-lovers.
Teaching children about materials, textures and palettes, this book will inspire readers to experiment with their own fashion. With top tips from fashion educator, Lesley Ware, How to be a Fashion Designer will give children the confidence to experiment with outfits and create new designs.
From building a mood board to defining a silhouette; customising denim to making a statement with costume jewellery, this book is packed with helpful tips and ideas. Illustrations mixed with photography show children how to pair colours, upcycle tired clothing and add sparkle with their accessories. With simple, easy-to-follow design tasks and practical projects, there are plenty of opportunities to get creative; there is even space for children to sketch their own designs.
How to be a Fashion Designer will show children how to design fantastic outfits from scratch and teach them how to put together the clothes and accessories they already own in fun, stylish ways.
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