The Use of Tartan and Tweed Within Contemporary Fashion

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The Use of Tartan and Tweed Within Contemporary Fashion - MacLean, Julia
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The aim of this piece of writing is to investigate contemporary fashion designers use of tartan and tweed and how these fabrics portray ideas of Scottish heritage and identity. Can designers who use these fabrics meet the challenge to create a new and exciting twist to a traditional fabric? Or do they add to the defamation of Scotland's culture? I will explore the importance of a sense of place and identity within Scottish history and how these concepts are portrayed within the traditional fabrics of tartan and tweed. I ...

The Use of Tartan and Tweed Within Contemporary Fashion 2012, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken

ISBN-13: 9783848405961

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