Undergraduate Research

Warwick & Warbler: Empowering Women and Challenging Beauty Standards in the Fashion Industry

Author
  • Susan Jean (Ryerson University)

Abstract

This collection celebrates diversity and acceptance of all women within the worldview of beauty. Warwick & Warbler is a high-end clothing label aimed at the professional working woman. The target demographic includes clothing styles that range between sizes twelve to twenty; a market segment that has been largely ignored within the fashion industry. Designs center on the trouser suit and includes high-quality separates with unexpected details and exquisite fit.

Keywords: fashion, plus-size, design

How to Cite:

Jean, S., (2014) “Warwick & Warbler: Empowering Women and Challenging Beauty Standards in the Fashion Industry”, International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference Proceedings 71(1).

Downloads:
Download pdf
View PDF

249 Views

77 Downloads

Published on
01 Jan 2014
Peer Reviewed