FSH200: Evolution of Fashion
Winter 2019 Assignment- Part 1: Research Book Draft 15% Date Assigned: Week 1 Date Due: Week 5 Assignment- Part 2: Final Research Book 20% Date Assigned: Week 1 Date Due: Week 12 Learning Outcomes • Recognize and explain historical influences in current fashion styles. • Describe the impact historically influenced contemporary fashions have on the fashion retailer and designer. • Explain and use accurately, terminology related to fashion styles.
• Accurately research and write about contemporary fashion designers using proper APA format. • Identify and describe typical styles of costume and design from the 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. • Explain the economic, political, social and technological conditions that caused fashion styles to change. • Demonstrate the ability to work within assigned time frames to meet deadlines. Materials 8 ½” x 11” sketch book, student’s choice of illustration materials, colour photocopies/high resolution printouts, double-sided tape or glue stick, scissors, fabric swatches, Microsoft Word, and 8 ½” x 11” paper. Method A successful Research Book includes written components as well as creative elements. Select one of the following historic European design details and fully explore its influence on fashion: • Paniers • Petticoat breeches • Empire silhouette • Spencer • Imbecile sleeves • Frock coat • Cage crinoline • Sack jacket