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1

what can sketchbooks often include?

quick sketches, trimmings, drawings, fabric samples, photographs, notes/annotations, magazine or newspaper clippings

2

what are moodboards often used for?

-bringing together a range of inspirational images, textures, patterns or colours
-provides a visual summary of your theme
-provide a focus for developing ideas

3

ideas for textural designs can be explored by?

-looking at nature
-experimenting with yarn wrappings
-combining different textural fabrics

4

give an example of an anthropometric measure?

average human measurements

5

what does ergonomics mean?

how people will use the product and design features that will help them do this.

6

what are the four stages of design development?

-initial sketches (design ideas)
-detailed drawing (design development)
-further refinement of ideas (adapt the decorative embellishments)
-final design.

7

what does the product specification include?

WORKING DRAWING OF PRODUCT INCLUDING:
-front and back view
-measurement details
-exploded drawings, highlighting key details where necessary
-details of seams and components etc.
WRITTEN DESCRIPTION
-a list of all components and fabrics
-quantities needed for all
SAMPLES OF FABRIC
SIZING DETAIL
USER INSTRUCTIONS

8

what is a product specification?

a display of all the instructions and information needed to produce a prototype of the product.

9

what should the industry specification include?

fabric specification- type, weight, colour etc
garment specification- style, size, colour etc
component specification- musings, interlining, zip, fastening etc.

10

what us the manufacturing specification?

a detailed set of guidelines including written instructions, diagrams and flow charts that should enable the manufacturer to make a product exactly as the designer wants.

11

what should a typical manufacturing specification include?

-list of materials and components
-list of tool and equipments
-detailed plan of work as flow chart
-set times for each stage
-appropriate quality control check
-list of possible problems and solutions
-correct pattern annotations.