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The Fashion Design Reference & Specification Book by Laura Volpintesta, Jay Calderin

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2 8 8 THE FASHION DESIGN REFERENCE + SPECIFICATION BOOK
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About the Author
TheBoston Globerefers to Jay Calderin as “a budding de-
signers best friend.” The LA Times called the prior edition
ofThe Fashion Design Reference + Speci cation Book(©
2013), formerlyForm Fit Fashion(© 2009), “a new fashion
bible for designers, aspirers, and the just plain curiousthis
tome contains all the secrets.” Calderin is also the author
of Rockport PublishersFashion Design Essentials(© 2012),
and a coauthor ofFashion Design, Referenced(© 2013).He
founded and has served as the Executive Director of Boston
Fashion Week since 1995. In 2012 he was appointed Creative
Director of the rst Chengdu Fashion Week in China.
Calderin is the Director of Creative Marketing and an instruc-
tor at the School of Fashion Design in Boston, teaching a wide
variety of fashion and professional development courses. He
has taught at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Mas-
sachusetts College of Art and Design, Lasell College, and
Burdett College. His work as a fashion designer has graced
the pages of Vogue and Elle magazines. Calderin also held the
of ce of Regional Director of the Fashion Group International
of Boston from 2009–2010.
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© 2013 by Rockport Publishers, Inc.
All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form without written permission of the copy-
right owners. All images in this book have been reproduced with the knowledge and prior consent of the artists
concerned, and no responsibility is accepted by producer, publisher, or printer for any infringement of copyright
or otherwise, arising from the contents of this publication. Every effort has been made to ensure that credits
accurately comply with information supplied.
First published in the United States of America by
Rockport Publishers, a member of
Quayside Publishing Group
100 Cummings Center
Suite 406-L
Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
Telephone: (978) 282-9590
Fax: (978) 283-2742
www.rockpub.com
Originally found under the following Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Calderin, Jay.
Form, t, and fashion : all the details fashion designers need to know but can
never  nd / Jay Calderin.
p. cm.
Includes index.
ISBN-13: 978-1-59253-541-5
ISBN-10: 1-59253-541-0
1. Clothing and dress. 2. Fashion design. 3. Fashion. I. Title.
TT507.C3154 2009
746.9’2--dc22
2009028314
CIP
ISBN: 978-1-59253-850-8
Digital edition published in 2013
eISBN: 978-1-61058-787-7
The original edition of this book, Form, Fit, and Fashion, was published by
Rockport Publishers in 2009.
Updated materials provided by Laura Volpintesta
Editorial and Art Direction: Alicia Kennedy
Graphic Design: Kelly Smith and Chris Grimley for over,under
Illustrations: Jay Calderin and Laura Volpintesta
Printed in China
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