Childrenswear designer

   A designer possessing the necessary skills of an adult designer, as well as an understanding of children's proportions and related sizing issues. An awareness and comprehension of safety issues and laws specific to this market are also required. The computer software of choice in the twenty-first century is Adobe Illustrator, and a designer's proficiency in this software application takes precedence over individualistic sketching ability.

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  • Childrenswear —    Prior to 1800, children were simply thought of as little adults in regard to clothing attire. Their clothing was a miniature version of adult society. As with adult fashion, direction was initiated in Europe and was further influenced by the… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

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  • Hilfiger, Tommy — (1952 )    Born in Elmira, New York, his entry into the fashion industry was through his retail store in 1969. He showed his first collection in 1984, which was initially launched by Murjani International and later backed by Noval enterprises.… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

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