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Fashion Design

Ebooks, broadly related to fashion design practice

Sustainable Clothing Practice 

Recently published resources about sustainable fashion

Business and Fashion 

Recently published ebooks, generally related to the business of fashion


This is just a selection of the thousands of ebooks available

The Australian Women's Weekly

National Library of Australia digitised issues of  Australian Women's Weekly 1933-1982. 

Marks and Spencer 

The M&S Company archive, browse themes such as: lingerie and sleepwear, textile technology, and women's clothing.

Europeana Fashion Collections

Historical and contemporary clothing and accessories, as well as catalogues and videos.

Fashion Institute of Technology

Explore and learn about fashion with the FIT Museum collections.

Kyoto Costume Institute

Presenting image and text information for thousands of objects in the KCI collection.

Palais Galliera

Paris Fashion Museum Collection – haute couture, under garments, accessories and historical prints.

MAAS Collection

The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences fashion collection.

Textile Manufactures of India

18 volume set of fabric sample books put together in 1866 by John Forbes Watson – all 700 textile samples

UOW – Fashion plates collection

The original fashion plates collected by Blanche Payne, many from leading French, British, American, and other continental journals.

Design databases

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