Flashcards in Designing (3) Deck (11):
what can sketchbooks often include?
quick sketches, trimmings, drawings, fabric samples, photographs, notes/annotations, magazine or newspaper clippings
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
ideas for textural designs can be explored by?
-looking at nature
-experimenting with yarn wrappings
-combining different textural fabrics
give an example of an anthropometric measure?
average human measurements
what does ergonomics mean?
how people will use the product and design features that will help them do this.
what are the four stages of design development?
-initial sketches (design ideas)
-detailed drawing (design development)
-further refinement of ideas (adapt the decorative embellishments)
what does the product specification include?
WORKING DRAWING OF PRODUCT INCLUDING:
-front and back view
-exploded drawings, highlighting key details where necessary
-details of seams and components etc.
-a list of all components and fabrics
-quantities needed for all
SAMPLES OF FABRIC
what is a product specification?
a display of all the instructions and information needed to produce a prototype of the product.
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.
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.