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Trend-sandwich: Exploring new ways of joining inspiration, such as different kinds of trends, through processes of morphing and melding different trendy garments and materials, for new methods, garment types, materials and expressions.
University of Borås, Faculty of Textiles, Engineering and Business.
2015 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis [Artistic work]
Abstract [en]

The aim of this work is to explore the joining of inspiration, such as different garments and materials, in relation to commonly used methods in the fashion industry when it comes to joining of different trends and references such as clashing and collaging. The work proposes a new method and framework for join- ing inspiration which generates different results depending on what kind of inspiration that is put in to it. A garment can roughly be broken down to a silhouette and shape, materials and details. The material put in to the method and framework is based on information from trend seminars for SS16, because that is how many of today’s trend-oriented fashion brands get there inspiration. Trendy garment silhouettes are mixed through processes of computational morphing in Adobe Flash by a generation of spin in the mixing process were shape hints are used in a new manner. The new generated silhouettes are further developed and materialized through procedures of interpretation and figuration. Different trendy materials are melded in a direct and concrete way through mixed media techniques such as laminating, fusing and vacuum-techniques. The final steps of the method is a garment shape and material synthesis with starting point in the generated shape with the final material. The projects intention is to let the physical experimentation, interpretation and figuration play a central role in the research process for new types of methods, garments, materials and expressive pos- sibilities.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015.
Keyword [en]
clashing, collage methods, morphing, interpolation, shape tweening, blending, warping, bonding, fusing, transfer printing, laminating, printed laminate, coated wool, trends, vacuum, vacuumed rip stop over knit- wear, fused denim with silk, vacuumed sports fabric over net, laminated fur, laminated sequins, laminated embroidery, thermoforming, relief prints, new sports seam tape, glitter sports seam tape, reflex pin stripe, new methods, new materials and new expressions
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Design
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hb:diva-248OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hb-248DiVA: diva2:825758
Subject / course
Textil- och modedesign
Uppsok
Fine Art
Available from: 2015-06-26 Created: 2015-06-24 Last updated: 2015-06-26Bibliographically approved

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