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Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction, 10th Edition

By: Louise A. Liddell and Carolee S. Samuels
ISBN: 978-1-60525-593-4
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2012
Subject: Clothing and Fashion
Grade Level: 7-12
Description
Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction is designed to help students understand the role of apparel in their lives and the lives of others. Students will learn about the textile and apparel industry from the U.S. and global viewpoint, the latest trends in fashion and apparel, the impact of fashion design on the industry, and a focus on career opportunities in textiles and apparel. In addition, students will also learn how to make the best decisions regarding the selection and care of apparel and how to construct apparel. This new edition also includes the following:
  • New chapters on fashion design and entrepreneurship.
  • Updated information on the textile industry, online shopping trends, apparel care products and equipment, and redesigning and recycling apparel.
  • Emphasis on the elements and principles of design as they relate to apparel.
  • Discussion on the cultural, societal, environmental, economic, and technological influences on textiles and apparel.
  • A wealth of chapter review materials—Think Critically, Apparel Applications, Academic Connections, Workplace Links, and FCCLA—that help students apply text concepts.
Products & Prices 6-12 Education
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Text 606 978-1-60525-593-4 $90.00 $67.50
Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction is designed to help students understand the role of apparel in their lives and the lives of others. Students will learn about the textile and apparel industry from the U.S. and global viewpoint, the latest trends in fashion and apparel, the impact of fashion design on the industry, and a focus on career opportunities in textiles and apparel. In addition, students will also learn how to make the best decisions regarding the selection and care of apparel and how to construct apparel.
Workbook 174 978-1-60525-594-1 $20.00 $15.00
Designed to help students review content, apply knowledge, and develop critical-thinking skills. A wide variety of activities are provided for various learning styles. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Teacher's Resource Guide 978-1-60525-595-8 $104.00 $78.00 *
Provides numerous instructional resources that support each chapter of the textbook including bulletin board ideas, introductory activities, suggested teaching strategies, test masters, answer keys, reproducible masters, transparency masters, and much more. All of the resources for teaching each chapter are conveniently grouped together.
Teacher's Resource CD 978-1-60525-596-5 $248.00 $186.00 *
This Teacher's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Teacher's Resources. The Teacher's Resources in a PDF version, allowing you to view and print pages from your computer
  • Lesson Plans. Customized daily lesson plans in Microsoft® Word — quickly prepare with our new easy-to-edit format
  • Lesson Slides. Provided as PowerPoint® slide shows (PPS) and listed by chapter
  • National Standards. Correlations for the National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences Education
  • Related Web Links.Direct Internet links provided for numerous content-related Web sites


System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.4, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1170 test questions 978-1-60525-597-2 $244.00 $183.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This CD includes 31 test banks with a total of 1170 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® XP SP, Vista SP1, Windows® 7 (32-bit), or Windows® 7 (64-bit); Intel® Pentium® IV Processor 1GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.5.8 or OS® 10.6.4; Intel® Processor 1GHz or higher; 32-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Teacher's Presentations for PowerPoint® Individual License 1800 slides 978-1-60525-598-9 $200.00 $150.00 *
Individual License. This CD package contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 31 chapters, comprising over 1800 slides of instructional material. The program includes the PowerPoint Viewer utility, which permits display without need for PowerPoint presentation graphics software.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.4, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
Teacher's Presentations for PowerPoint® Site License 1800 slides 978-1-60525-599-6 $504.00 $378.00 *
Site License. This CD package contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 31 chapters, comprising over 1800 slides of instructional material. The program includes the PowerPoint Viewer utility, which permits display without need for PowerPoint presentation graphics software.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.4, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® and Flash® Player (free downloads).
*To order instructor's materials call 800.323.0440.
Previous Edition
Clothes & Your Appearance, 9th Edition
Related Title(s)
Fashion Marketing & Merchandising, 4th Edition
Table of Contents

Part One: Apparel and Fashion
1. Understanding Clothing
2. Understanding Fashion
3. Textiles and Apparel Through the Years
4. The Textile and Apparel Industry
5. The Worldwide Apparel Industry
6. A Closer Look at Fashion Design
Part Two: Apparel Decisions
7. Planning a Wardrobe
8. Apparel Decisions and Choices
9. Consumer Rights and Responsibilities
10. Choices as a Consumer
11. Get Your Money's Worth
12. Selecting Apparel for Family Members
13. Keeping Apparel Looking its Best
14. Laundry and Dry Cleaning
15. Repair, Redesign, and Recycle
Part Three: Color and Design
16. Color
17. The Elements and Principles of Design
Part Four: From Fibers to Fabrics
18. The Natural Fibers
19. The Manufactured Fibers
20. From Yarn to Fabric
21. Fabric Color and Finishes
Part Five: Sewing Techniques
22. Figure Types and Pattern Sizes
23. Selecting Patterns and Fabrics
24. Sewing Equipment
25. Getting Ready to Sew
26. Basic Sewing Skills
27. Advanced Sewing Skills
28. Serging Skills
Part Six: Career Preparation
29. Preparing for a Career
30. A Job and a Career
31. Entrepreneurship-Profiting from Your Skills
Look Inside
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
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Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
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Chapter 26 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
Presentations for PowerPoint
PPS
Chapter 1 (PPS, 4.21 MB)
PPS
Chapter 4 (PPS, 4.94 MB)
PPS
Chapter 28 (PPS, 3.89 MB)
Correlations
New Mexico
PDF
Clothing - Form F (PDF, 488 KB)
PDF
Clothing - Form F.3 (PDF, 287 KB)
North Carolina
PDF
Apparel I (PDF, 352 KB)
Oklahoma
About the Author(s)

Louise A. Liddell - Her career in family and consumer sciences includes 15 years of teaching high school in Tennessee. As Assistant Superintendent for a youth development center, she continued her work with teens. Louise's leadership roles in professional organizations include service at local, regional, state, and national levels. As president of the Tennessee Vocational Association, she received a Life Membership award in AVA for outstanding leadership. Louise is also the coauthor of the text Building Life Skills, as well as many magazine and newsletter articles. Louise has a bachelor's degree from the University of Georgia and a master's degree from Memphis State University. She is the author of Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction and Preparing for Life and Career.

Carolee S. Samuels - served as Editorial Director for Family and Consumer Sciences and Career Education at Goodheart-Willcox Publisher, where she began as an Assistant Editor. Prior to her work as an editor, Carolee was a family and consumer sciences teacher in Illinois and Indiana for 14 years, teaching textiles and apparel to high school students as well as adults. She is active in numerous professional organizations and has held many offices. Carolee has a bachelor's degree from Iowa State University and a master's degree from the University of Illinois.