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Emma Davenport and Wornthrough Fashion blog

Did you know Cass lecturer Emma Davenport contributes to this blog? http://www.wornthrough.com/ Worn Through is a blog focused on dress and fashion news, events, commentary, and critique, specifically looking at the cultural and social aspects. Its primary focus is the academic … Continue reading

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Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)

The Design and Applied Arts Index, or DAAI for short, is an excellent resource for locating articles for design students in CASS. It helps locate articles with more than 212,000 entries, and around 1200 new records added monthly, it is the leading … Continue reading

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Pop Culture – Photographic Youth Music Culture Archive

Pop Culture & Social History of Teenagers – Photographic Youth Music Culture Archive (PYMCA) for Education The Photographic Youth Music Culture Archive (PYMCA) is a specialist resource featuring over 40,000 exclusive photographs, moving images, texts, graphics, digital magazines and supplementary … Continue reading

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FTM – Fashion Exhibition until 11th January 2014

The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon Fashion and Textile Museum, Bermondsey The exhibition closes on Saturday 11th January 2014. The museum, an educational charity founded by Zandra Rhodes and David in 2003. Situated in the heart of fashionable Bermondsey Village, in … Continue reading

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New books – Jewellery and Silversmithing

Check out the latest new books including an exciting title by Norman Cherry: Design and Development From Concept to Object, an invaluable guide for any jeweller. Click here to find out more about this book and other titles that have … Continue reading

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Featured journal: Selvedge

Selvedge is a bi-monthly publication for textile, fashion and interior designers.   The magazine is characterised by its high-production values  and beautiful textile photography. The articles cover contemporary fibre art, global textile history and critiques of the fashion and design industry. … Continue reading

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Images for Weblearn:concepts and subjects

Use the Bridgeman Education image e-resource to browse for images handily grouped by concepts and subjects. The facility could be a useful short-cut to find artworks from a particular movement, or objects made in a certain medium. Images representing abstract … Continue reading

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“Pantone: The 20th Century in Color”

This New Book available from Commercial Road Library is an exploration of colour trends in design during each decade of the last century. The Pantone company was the pioneer of colour categorisation and their numbering system is the standard for … Continue reading

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Library exhibition:Jade Weir-Reid

Photographs of African Fashion Week London by a LondonMet Graphic Design student who graduated last year. Jade Weir-Reid’s photographs were used to illustrate the African Fashion week brochure. Traditional African textiles and objects combined with Jades’ photographs make an interesting  … Continue reading

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Exhibition: Ava De La Flor

Chanel Generation Kill: Re-Interpreted & Re-Mastered 30 January – 17 February 2012 Commercial Road Library An examination of  fashion addiction and brand worship. Re-imagined  packaging and marketing campaigns. See and read more….

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