A Study on the Application of Elements of Ethnic Dress in Modern Fashion Design

Yongyan LI


The paper mainly analyzes the importance of ethnic dress from the perspective of the application of ethnic costume’s form and various features in modern fashion design to fully acknowledge that national costumes are the inexhaustible source of inspiration for designing creation. Only by understanding, inheriting and enhancing the essence of ethnic costume, we can transfer it into the culture of modern fashion design, and gain enlightenment to integrate the culture of traditional ethnic dress with that of modern fashion.
Key words: National dress style; Fashion; Creation; Design patterns; Color relations; Structural characteristics; Local modeling
Résumé: Cet article a analysé principalement l’importance des costumes éthniques à travers la perspective de l’application de la form et de diverses caractéristiques de costumes éthniques dans la mode et a reconnu que les costumes nationales étaient la source inépuisable de l’inspiration pour la conception de la création. Ce n’est que par la compréhension, l’héritage et l’amélioration de l’essence des costumes nationales que nous pouvons l’intégrer dans la culture de la mode et combiner la culture des costumes éthniques avec celle de la mode.
Mots-Clés: Style de costumes nationales; Création; Design pattern; Relations des couleurs; Caractéristiques structurales; Modélisation locale

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3968/j.ccc.1923670020080403.004

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