Presentation on theme: "How to use the elements and principles of design in fashion design"— Presentation transcript:
1How to use the elements and principles of design in fashion design Design and FashionHow to use the elements and principles of design in fashion design
2Elements and Principles Elements of design are the building blocks of the principles of design.How can you make clothing or art that is esthetically pleasing?Learning the elements and principles of design will allow you to make smart design decisions.
3Elements of DesignLineShapeDirectionSizeTextureColor/HueValue
4Principles of Design Balance Contrast Repetition Harmony Dominance Unity
5Elements and Principles IN ACTION Jay McCarroll’s designs use the elements and principles of design perfectly.His outfits have harmony, they repeat motifs like circles and squares, they use many fabrics and textures, have focal points and they achieve balance.
6Dominance/Contrast DKNY used dominance in full this season. Only one piece or section of each outfit has color while the rest of the outfit is black or grey- this is so not all piece of the design are competing for your attention.
7Unity/HarmonyChris Roger’s uses monochromatic colors to create unity in his designs.