Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: 20th Century Fashion

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Katarina Nina Simončič, Assist. Prof.
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - graduate, Module Clothing Design for Industry
Textile and Fashion Design - graduate, Module Theory and Culture of Fashion
Course summary 4 (2+0+2)
Knowledge verification oral exam
Lecture type lectures, seminars
Subject content An overview of crucial stages in the development of 20th century Fashion. Thr first big creators and phenomenon of Haute Couture: Worth, Redfern, Vionnet, Chanel, Dior,... Democratisation of fashion: pret a porter and style. The new moments: ""street fashion"". Mutual influences: fashion, art, design. New attitude to the body.
Aim of course Recognize the new moments in XX. Century fashion which leads us to the social life and spirit of the time. The students learn how important part have fashion in life, and with the new skill they create a critical opinion to there own work.
Literature necessary for course Ingrid Loschek: Mode in 20. Jahrhundert, Bruckmann, Munchen,1993.
Enrica Morini: Storia della moda-XVIII-XX secolo, Skira. Milano, 2000.
Gilles Lipovetsky. L empire de l ephemere. Gallimard. Paris, 1987.
Zbornik:Moda (Cvita, Bartlett, Vladislavić), Školska knjiga, Zagreb, 2002.