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Volume 2, Issue 4 - Dec 1998
Volume 2, Issue 3 - Oct 1998
Volume 2, Issue 2 - Jun 1998
Volume 2, Issue 1 - Feb 1998
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A Study on the Folk Costume of the Scandinavia
Won, Mee-Hyang ; Yoo, Tai-Soon ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 13~20
Scandinavia consists of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Lapland, all linked by historical and geographical ties. In this respect, the objective of this research was to clarify the folk costume of the Scandinavia. Scandinavia many skilled handicrafts are practised, such as leatherwork, silverwork and embroidery. The most popular colours are yellow, blues, reds, greens and white. For women the costume consist of a blouse with a bodice, skirt and apron, over which is worn a jacket or shawl, accompanied by a headdress. Their accessories may be jewellery, belts, kerchiefs and separate pockets. For the men, the costume is a shirt, trousers or breeches, worn with a waistcoat and jacket, neck scarf, and topped with a hat or cap. And the Lapps, both men and women, wear woollen shirts beneath their blue-skirted tunics, and blue trousers. It is one of the most ancient of the costumes worn in western Europe, due to its total suitability to their way of life.
A Study of the Strategy for Fashion Business to get over Depression - Centered on Merchandising and Cost Reduction after IMF Controlling -
Chu, Myung-Hee ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 21~27
This study is regards to merchandising in terms of paradigm shift on marketing and cost reduction. All research was done to trace the change of customer's purchasing trend taking examples through two of major women fashion brand, Katharine Hamnett and Cynthia Rowley since Korea has been in IMF controlling. The conclusion is as following; 1. After IMF controlling, young character casual and middle-low priced unisex mode have mainly been in '98 fashion trend. On item terms, cross coordination with reasonable prices was formed as main stream. 2. Shortened production lead-time made it possible to reduce its cost. Also new types of fashion business has been introduced to customers. 3. Speedy action are more emphasized through the benefits of simplified marketing channel and shortened payment terms. 4. It used to be a typical style to enjoy the high margin with an famous overseas brand paying license fee. Currently, the trend is extended to re-export to overseas for the licensed OEM goods.
A Study on the Use Information Sources according to the Benefit Segmentation of New Kids' Jeans Wearing
Lee, Jung-Ju ; Kim, Mi-Jung ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 28~39
The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the information sources according to the benefit segmentations of New kids' jeans wearing. The subject consisted of 392 adolescents in Seoul and Honsung area. For analysis of data, confirming factor analysis, correlations, stepwise regression analysis were applied. The results were as follow ; 1. The benefit segmentation dimensions of New kids' jeans wearing were brand royalty, personality, fashionality, and utility pursuit. 2. According to the correlations between the benefit segmentation and the information sources, brand royalty was positive correlation with all information sources. Similary, both personality and fashionality were positive correlation with market initiated and neutral information. The other hand. only utility was negative correlation with neutral information. 3. In influences of the information sources according to the benefit segmentations, market initiated information is high valued in personality, fashionality, utility, and brand royalty. Neutral information is high valued in fashionality.
A Study on Transforming the Korean Textile Pattern Design into a high Value-added Profession by separating the Application of Repeat from Design Process
Lee, Eun-Oak ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 40~45
The purpose of this study is to investigate how to develop the Korean textile pattern design that can respond properly to the demand of consumers. This is very important to maintain a steady growth of the Korean textile and clothing industry. To serve this purpose, this study conduct surveys (through questionnaires) of European textile design industries centering around Italian textile design industry. The survey result shows that in most European textile pattern design studios, the "repeat" process is not necessarily considered as a part of the textile pattern design process and, in fact, the price of textile pattern design with the "repeat" is 30% higher than the price of textile pattern design without the "repeat". The survey result also exhibits that the inclusion of the "repeat" in the textile pattern design process could limit the ability of expressing creative ideas. As a proposal for the development of Korean textile pattern design, this study suggests that the "repeat" process should be separated from the textile design process and specialized as an independent area of the pattern design.
A Study on the Historical Investigation of Korea Apparel Industry - Manufacture and Distribution of Clothing in the Chosun Period -
You, Hyo-Soon ; Byun, Yoo-Sun ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 46~55
The purpose of this study is to constitute the historical connection of apparel industry by investigation on development and upbringing policy of our apparel industry. Because of the administrative idea of Chosun period is Confucian idea and feudal class system based on the Confucianism, the agricultural industry is the most important one, and developed the economic thinking system that agricultural industry is the foundation of clothes and food industry. In the clothing manufacture of Chosun period, a garment which used in the royal household selected manual industry form by government establishment, but a garment which used in the people selected manual industry form of private. The commerce of Chosun period is based on the official commerce (Sijeon) connected with the official system of state and the private commerce is operated by private trader. Among the item which was traded on the market in this times, the cloting item is the important trade item second only to the grain, and was dealed with every market in the country.
A Study on the Women's Make-up Behaviors and their Motives
Hong, Sung-Soon ; Park, Bo-Young ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 56~68
The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between women's make-up behaviors and their motives. Two hundreds and nineteen adult women in Seoul, Suwon and Incheon were selected for this research. The data were analyzed by using Factor analysis, ANOVA. and Cronbach's
. The goals of this study are 1) To identify the make-up motives based on the theoretical framework of the concept. 2) To describe the differences of motives of women depending on their age, job, education, and marital statues. 3) To Identify the psychological aspects of behaviors based on the theoretical clothing behaviors of the concept. 4 To describe the differences of behaviors of women depending on their motives. The findings are as follows: 1) The motives are to conformed others, to express oneself, to protect oneself from others, to protect skin from damages, and to express feminity. 2) There are significant differences of make-up motives of women depending on their age, job, marital statues. 3) The psychological make-up behaviors are oriented for fashion trend, ostentation, personality, and conformity. 4) There are significant differences in women's make-up behaviors depending on their motives.
A Study on Dimension of the Characteristics of New Young Generation and Information Search for Buying Inner Wear
Kim, Mi-Yong ; Na, Soo-Im ; Shim, Kyu-Hea ; Lee, Eun-Sil ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 69~78
The purpose of this study was to identify the variables which could characteristics the New Young Generation (NYG), to investigate the relationship between level of NYG characteristics and information searching related to underwear purchasing, and the differences level of the NYG characteristics according to demographic variables (sex, grade, major), and examine the casual relationships of demographic variables (sex, place of growing background, parent's education) and level of the NYG characteristics on information searching related to underwear purchasing. The subjects were 723 college students (female = 324, male=398) living in Seoul and Kyuggi were participated in this study. The NYG is limited to person who born after 1970's. The result of this study were as follows; 1. Five factors of New Young Generation oriented characteristics were identified; F.1 'Info-telecommunication(Info-Telecom)'; F.2 'Family and Marriage'; F.3 'Consumption pattern'; FA 'Self-centered (Individualism)'; F.5 Work/Career oriented. 2. The relationship between the NYG characteristics and information search in underwear purchasing were significanted. 3. In demographic variables, gender, grade, and major were partially significant differences. 4. In male students, the result of the casual relationship between demographic variables with NYG characteristics and the level of the NYG in underwear purchasing showed that grade, background of grownplace, level of parent's education were significanted the high level of info-telecom factor associated with higher grade, city-grown, higher level of parent's education. In conclusion, the result showed that the level of NYG characteristics was significant to male students and specially for grade older students. The background of parent's education level was the another important variables to predicting the NYG characteristics. Finally the higher the NYG characteristics, the more information search in underwear purchasing.
A Study of the Physical Properties of Weft Knit Fabrics
Kim, In-Suk ; Lee, Soon-Hong ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 93~101
Knit products which had been limited only to underwear, recently became popularized, fashionized and highly classified covering even outer garments such as sportswear like golfwear, woman's dress, and man' s suit. As fashion cycle is getting shorter and the more a nation advanced prefers knit to woven fabrics knit industry has a very bright prospect, particularly woman's knit which is sensitive to fashion can be said as a fashion product with high value added. This study is to grasp the physical properties of stitch which are fundamental to the development of knit products. For this purpose, 2/20s of 100% wool were woven by the author of this study to basic plain stitch, rib stitch, varied transfer stitch, and float stitch on a SEMASEIKI cross knitter 7G to test the physical properties, and the result was as follows; 1. As for the relation between knit stitch and rate of extension recovery, rate of extension recovery was higher in the course direction than in the wale direction of three stitches except transfer stitch; rib stitch showed the highest rate of extension recovery in the course direction while float stitch showed the highest rate of extension recovery in the wale direction. 2. As for the relation between knit stitch and bursting strength elastic rib stitch showed higher bursting strength to indicate elasticity is an important factor of bursting strength and float stitch showed higher bursting strength too to indicate that the floating yarn on the surface plays a role of support. 3. As for the relation between knit stitch and air permeability perforated transfer stitch showed the lowest air permeability to prove that the size of perforation affects on the air permeability a great deal. 4. As for the relation between knit stitch and warmth retaining rib stitch through two lined needle bar showed the highest degree. The reason the warmth of perforated transfer stitch didn't decrease much was because the perforation wasn't big enough and content of air increased from the unevenness of the perforated parts through stitch variation. Based upon this result, each stitch can be characteristically summarized as follows; plain stitch showed a stable condition of knit cloth in four kinds of physical property test. And rib stitch is proper to tighten the edge of sleeve or clothe making use of its excellent extension recovery and to make socks for the highest bursting strength and warmth retaining. In the case of transfer stitch, seasonable designs can be taken by controlling the size of loop. Considering the pleasantness, underwear should be made of stitches with good air permeability float stitch was revealed to have color and pattern effects and a great bursting strength. This study has limitations in the aspect that it dealed with a small part of various knit stitches and the items of physical property test were not enough. The author of this study hopes that further studies would make deeper understandings about knit stitch based on more varied stitches and physical property tests ultimately to contribute to the development of fashionable designs proper to maximize the usage, function and originality.
A Study on The Manufacturing Industries of Women's Wear in Taegu Through the Sewing Technicians
Kim,, Hyo-Eun ; Kim, Soon-Boon ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 102~111
The purpose of this study is to present the basic material for the competitive, high-quality products by analyzing employees' attitude toward their job and some factors which influence the enhancement of productivity, education of workers, and facilities. This project was mainly conducted the conditions of women's wear manufacturing industries in Taegu by interviewing 143 employees in the sewing department. The result of this dissertation can be summarized as follows; 1. When it comes to the division of task in the sewing department, one team is composed of chairpersons (33.5%), assistant members (27.4%) and sub-assistant members (26.6%). The inspection of commodities as well as the enhancement of work on ironing for elaboration was divided as completion (12.6%) and finally the forms of task were made up of design sampling team (49%) and contracting team (51%). 2. Among the needle workers, as many as 60% employees had received technical education, which was by means of being passed down from the predecessors (81.6%). In terms of the period of education, from 2 to 5 years topped the list. The contents of education comprise patterning, sewing (65.2%) and ironing (20.3%). 3. The department of design takes charge of the report on working directions up to 88.2% and the working directions were used by 69.9 % of technicians. The directors of working conditions and methods were chiefs of designing department (37.7%) and those of sewing department (30.8%). The factors of defective goods were low-quality materials (50.0%), the deficiency in skills of workers. In terms of methods for preventing defects, technical education of workers, standardization of task and investment for factory automation were suggested. 4. As for their perception of present work, most of employees (80%) look upon it as a way of earning a living and 11% of them wanted to derive many things from their work. 59.2% of workers were satisfied with the product. When it comes to the incentive system provided by company, 67.0% responsed that it was not bad, and 23.9% evaluated it as 'satisfactory'.
Analysis Consumers Characteristics on Clothing Self-Image of Elderly Women
Bae, Hyun-Sook ; Yoo, Tae-Soon ;
Fashion business, volume 2, issue 4, 1998, Pages 112~125
This study is to grasp the variousness of clothing worn by elderly women with the ideal self-image by group and by finding out the characteristics of higher-image groups and lower-image group. The object of this study was a total of 488 elderly women above full 55 from an elderly women and who lived in downtown Pusan ionnaire. For statistical disposition, the analysis of factors and frequency was carried out. The results of this study are as follows : 1. As a result of the analysis of realistic self-image and ideal self-image, the realistic self-image was derived as 5 factors-voguishness, loftiness, freshness, feminality, activeness and the ideal self-image as 4 factors-activeness, loftiness, feminality, voguishness. 2. The perceptive age according to age in the realistic self -image reflects that though the 50' s percept the 50' s, the 60' s percept the 50' s and the 70' s the 60' s and also in the ideal self-image, it shows the same result. 3. The degree of satisfaction of build in the realistic self-image appeared that the 50's unsatisfied, the 60's and the 70's felt so, and in the ideal self-image, the 50's and 60's unstisfied, the 70's so. 4. The ideal image according to age in both the realistic self-image and the ideal self-image of clothing appeared that all the 50' sand 60' s wanted a good impression and the 70' s wanted a gentle impression. 5. The frequency of doing a make-up by age in all elder women according of the realistic self-image of clothing showed that the case of doing a make-up when going out only was the greatest number and also in the ideal self-image, it agrees to the same.