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Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction, 11th Edition

By: Louise A. Liddell and Carolee S. Samuels
ISBN: 978-1-63126-558-7
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Clothing and Fashion
Description
Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction is a comprehensive introduction to the worlds of apparel and fashion with updated information and new and improved illustrations and features. Robust digital offerings also accompany this new edition, including a new companion website with e-flash cards, digital graphic organizers, online chapter reviews, and interactive self-assessment quizzes.
  • This edition provides multiple new opportunities for the integration of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Updated STEM features and new STEM-related activities challenge students to apply chapter concepts using these relevant skills.
  • New and updated content about global trends and technology in the apparel and textile industries gives students the most current information. An updated design with attractive new illustrations invites students to engage more easily with the text.
  • In addition to multiple critical thinking, reading, writing, math, technology, science, and speaking activities, new career readiness activities prompt students to apply chapter content to the workplace.
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Text 606 978-1-63126-558-7 $105.28
Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction is a comprehensive introduction to the worlds of apparel and fashion with updated information and new and improved illustrations and features. Robust digital offerings also accompany this new edition, including a new companion website with e-flash cards, digital graphic organizers, online chapter reviews, and interactive self-assessment quizzes.
  • This edition provides multiple new opportunities for the integration of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Updated STEM features and new STEM-related activities challenge students to apply chapter concepts using these relevant skills.
  • New and updated content about global trends and technology in the apparel and textile industries gives students the most current information. An updated design with attractive new illustrations invites students to engage more easily with the text.
  • In addition to multiple critical thinking, reading, writing, math, technology, science, and speaking activities, new career readiness activities prompt students to apply chapter content to the workplace.
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Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-63126-560-0 $121.00
The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Companion Website
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this companion website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and interactive quizzes are examples of the included content.

Online Student Workbook
This is an exact reproduction of the printed workbook with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-63126-561-7 $158.00
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Workbook 978-1-63126-562-4 $24.00
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. 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.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-563-1 $260.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Materials. Includes an introduction and overview of the teaching material, best practices and classroom strategies, assessment rubrics, and correlations to national standards in PDF format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Answer Keys for chapter review questions, workbook activities, and reproducible masters in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans for each chapter in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Reproducible Masters providing supplemental content and activities in PDF format.
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ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1160 questions 978-1-63126-564-8 $244.00 *
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 product includes 31 test banks with a total of 1160 questions.

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Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 1500 slides 978-1-63126-565-5 $240.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 31 chapters, comprising over 1500 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63126-566-2 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, workbook, answer keys, lesson plans, reproducible masters, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
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Related Title(s)
Apparel: Design, Textiles & Construction, 10th Edition
Table of Contents

Unit 1: 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
Unit 2: 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
Unit 3: Color and Design
16. Color
17. The Elements and Principles of Design
Unit 4: From Fibers to Fabrics
18. The Natural Fibers
19. The Manufactured Fibers
20. From Yarn to Fabric
21. Fabric Color and Finishes
Unit 5: 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
Unit 6: Career Preparation
29. Preparing for a Career
30. A Job and a Career
31. Entrepreneurship—Profiting from Your Skills
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
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Chapter 4 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
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Chapter 24 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Clothing and Fashion)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 4 (PPS, 2.94 MB)
PPS
Chapter 24 (PPS, 2.35 MB)
Companion Website
www.g-wlearning.com
View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Clothing and Fashion)
Correlations
FCS National Standards Correlations
PDF
National Standards (PDF, 140 KB)
Precision Exams
Pre-PAC Correlations
South Carolina
 
Fashion Design and Apparel Construction 1, 2
Tennessee
Texas
PDF
Fashion Design (PDF, 172 KB)
PDF
Fashion Design I Lab (PDF, 187 KB)
Utah
 
Apparel Design & Production I, II
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.