JOURNAL BROWSE
Search
Advanced SearchSearch Tips
A Study on Appropriate Cutting Amount at the Waistline of Men`s Jackets in Their 30`s
facebook(new window)  Pirnt(new window) E-mail(new window) Excel Download
  • Journal title : Fashion & Textile Research Journal
  • Volume 17, Issue 6,  2015, pp.996-1003
  • Publisher : The Korean Society for ClothIng Industry
  • DOI : 10.5805/SFTI.2015.17.6.996
 Title & Authors
A Study on Appropriate Cutting Amount at the Waistline of Men`s Jackets in Their 30`s
Kim, Myoung-Ok; Kim, Kyung-A;
  PDF(new window)
 Abstract
This study aims to examine the effects of the cutting amount at the waistline on the jacket appearance evaluation and movement functionality, and to suggest a proper waistline cutting amount when designing the men`s casual jacket for those in their 30`s. The researchers prepared 4 kinds of experimental jackets varying the waistline cutting amount: 0.0cm, 0.5cm, 1.0cm, and 1.5cm. The results of the study are as follows: Regarding the front view appearance, the jacket with the 0.5cm cutting amount achieved the highest score (6 out of 9). On the side view and the back view, there was no meaningful difference. However, the jacket with 0.5cm cutting amount achieved the highest score (4 out of 5). On the other hand, on the movement functionality, there was small statistical difference; the 1.5cm experimental jacket received the highest score in the most areas. This is resulted because if the cutting amount was increased, equally with the V-zone area which gives room for movements. This result showed the difference from the previous research of men in their 20’s,where 0.0cm achieved the highest test score for both appearance and movement functionality. Therefore, this study suggests using the 0.5cm and 1.5cm for the waistline cutting amount; for the jacket appearance 0.5cm is the best while the 1.5cm is better for the movement.
 Keywords
men’swear;jacket;patternmaking;waistline cutting amount;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
 References
1.
Ahn, S. W. (2001). A study on the body cathexis and satisfaction with ready-to-wear fit of 20 to 59 year-old men. Unpublished master’s thesis, Korea University, Seoul.

2.
Catch the Male Consumers. (2008, September 22). Apparel news, p. 22.

3.
Choi, M. S. (2005). Simulation on silhouette variations according to vacant space quantity between body and clothing-Focused on men's upper body. Fashion & Textile Research Journal, 7(2), 225-230.

4.
'Is the young casual market opened'. (2006, November). Fashion Channel. Retrieved October 28, 2013, from http://www.fashionchannel.co.kr/

5.
Kim, M. J., & Jo, J. S. (2006). A study on the basic pattern of men's casual jacket. The Journal of the Korean Society of Clothing and Textiles, 30(2), 207-220.

6.
Kim, M. O. (2015). Patternmaking of men's slim-fit jacket sloper in their 30's part 1- Focusing on 6-panel jacket-. Fashion & Textile Research Journal, 17(1), 93-101. doi:10.5805/SFTI.2015.17.1.93 crossref(new window)

7.
Kim, M. O., Kim, I., & Suh, M. A. (2012). Comparisons: Sizes in men's slim-fit jackets according to brand zones and number of buttons, and jacket patternmaking methods according to jacket styles. The Research Journal of the Costume Culture, 20(2), 184-194. doi:10.7741/rjcc.2012.20.2.184 crossref(new window)

8.
Kim, M. O., Lee, M. S., & Suh, M. A. (2009). The effects of waist-line cutting portion on external appearance and performance in designing jacket patternmaking for men's casual jacket-Focusing on standard body type in 20s-. The Research Journal of the Costume Culture, 17(4), 616-625.

9.
Korean Agency for Technology and Standards. (2010). The 6th size Korea 3D scan & measurement technology report. Seoul: Author.

10.
Kwak, T. K., & Suh, W. S. (2008). 남성복 패턴의 기법 [Technology of men's wear patternmaking]. Seoul: Kyoungchunsa.

11.
Nam, Y. J., & Lee, H. S. (2005). 남성복 패턴 메이킹 [Men's wear Patternmaking]. Seoul: Kyohakyungusa.

12.
Shim, B. J., Li, E. J., & Suh, C. Y. (2007). Comparative analysis of jacket pattern and wearing evaluation for pattern design of men's fitted jacket. Journal of Fashion Business, 11(5), 35-50.