Chapter . Prêt-à-porter

Exploring horizontal lines in a vertical world

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ONE OF THE MOST COMMON QUESTIONS asked by new designers is “where do I find inspiration?” Many novice designers are taught to look to a number of places for guidance. Nature, for example, offers many unusual landscapes, filled with shape and movement, that it can be an enormous source of inspiration and refreshment.

Another source of inspiration is the human character and form. The human form has always had a special place in the arts: Students of the visual arts spend countless studio hours studying the layout ...

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