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Futurescan: Mapping the Territory

Futurescan: Mapping the Territory

Edited by Sally Wade and Kerry Walton

February 2011

ISBN number: 978 1 907382 30 7


The selected research papers from this publication were presented at the Foresight Centre, University of Liverpool, 17-18 November 2009




Foreword by Sally Wade

Keynote: Is There a New Normal – David Shah

Presentation: Ten Things a Fashion Designer Should Know About Global Sourcing to be Good at Their Job – Sue Nosworthy

Presentation: We are in Danger of Losing touch with the Craft Element of Fashion Design – Bruce Montgomery


Research Papers:

The Inspiration Board: Visually Evidencing the Hermeneutic Circle – Claire Lerpiniere

Developing Communities of Practise: Glue, Buzz and Identities of belonging – Tina Downes

Past Future – Anne Marr

TEXTILES: The Sustainability of Research – Kay Politowitz

Hands-on, Minds-on – Penny MacBeth

Been There! Done it! Just Not Quite Sure if I’ve Earner the T-Shirt – Doug Miller, Janine Munslow

It Looks Very Home Dress Makey – Kevin Almond

A Taxonomy of Pattern Through the Analysis of Nottingham Lace – Amamnda Briggs-Goode, Joy Buttress

The Use of Colour To Manipulate Pattern in Knitted Fabrics – Elizabeth Gaston

Lost in Translation: Building Global Communities Through International Workshop Delivery – Beijing, China 2009 – Lucy Jones

Developing Employability Within Fashion and Textiles Curricula – Cassandra O’Connor

Reflect, Understand and Plan: An Integrated Learning Portfolio – Paul Squires, Amanda Tinker, Nicola Redmore

The Fields of Fashion Project: A Case for Intellectual Bricolage and a Geography of (Rural) Fashion – Alison Goodrum