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A study on the Survey of the Production Conditions and Improvement in the Fit of a Slim Fit Tailored Jacket - Focused on the Korean women in Their 30s -
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  • Journal title : Fashion & Textile Research Journal
  • Volume 18, Issue 2,  2016, pp.216-224
  • Publisher : The Korean Society for ClothIng Industry
  • DOI : 10.5805/SFTI.2016.18.2.216
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A study on the Survey of the Production Conditions and Improvement in the Fit of a Slim Fit Tailored Jacket - Focused on the Korean women in Their 30s -
Jeong, Jae Chul;
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Recently, the interest in a garment that accentuates a fit and slender body continues to be highly desirable. Customers frequently want to wear a slim designed jacket that fits well, reflecting the trends of being young and slim. Accordingly, this research collected information on brands with ready-to-wear slim fit tailored jackets that target female customers in their 30s. By identifying the jacket pattern design and production state by brand, and evaluating the appearance when wearing the jacket, I was able to draw up the following conclusions. First, the fit highlights many problems because of the difference between the model size of brands that targeted domestic women in their 30s and the standard somatotype of them. This can be solved by considering the somatotype of women in their 30s when choosing the models. Second, the relative simplicity of the pattern should allow a slim fit tailored jacket to be produced that fits the front, back and side well. This would lead to the development of a jacket that would fit better as well as allowing for ease of movement. Similar to this, the model size of domestic brands changes frequently and customers prefer the size of a slim model instead of the size suitable for a target's somatotype. This results in a limit on the levels of satisfaction regarding brand targets for body types. Accordingly, it is hoped that this research will become the standard data for the development of a slim fit tailored jacket that will fit women in their 30s well.
tailored jacket;slim fit;women's wear brand brand;
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