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Unpicking the Fashion System – Practice as Research

Hoette, Ruby. 2017. Unpicking the Fashion System – Practice as Research. In: Kate Fletcher and Ingun Grimstad Klepp, eds. Opening Up the Wardrobe: A Methods Book. Oslo: Novus Press. ISBN 978-82-7099-893-7 [Book Section]

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Opening Up the Wardrobe presents a unique collection of 50 methods for exploring the actions, relationships and material contents of wardrobes. Organised as a practical guide to gathering information about people and their clothing beyond the point of purchase, it includes visual, tactile and verbal methods and others which involve making together, loitering and a session in the gym.

With contributions from four continents from both in- and outside academic circles, this book and the real lives of wearers of clothes that are its focus, create a powerful new narrative of a more diverse, resourceful, emancipatory and holistic fashion and clothing system.

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Book Section

Related items in GRO:

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Workshop (Conference Item)http://research.gold.ac.uk/17598/
Workshop (Conference Item)http://research.gold.ac.uk/17599/
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Keywords:

Fashion, Dress, Practice, Methods, Unpicking

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Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Design

Dates:

DateEvent
2017Published

Item ID:

25458

Date Deposited:

04 Jan 2019 16:28

Last Modified:

05 Jan 2019 14:21

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/25458

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