Getting Others to get it Right: an Ethnography of Design Work in the Fashion Industry

@inproceedings{Pycock1996GettingOT,
  title={Getting Others to get it Right: an Ethnography of Design Work in the Fashion Industry},
  author={James Pycock and John Bowers},
  booktitle={CSCW},
  year={1996}
}
This paper reports an ethnographic study of design work in the fashion industry. Contrary tomany images of fashion design, in this setting, it is essentially tied to organizational and inter-organizational coordination, and the demands of manufacture and supply chain management. Relatively little design work involves artistic drawing, much requires retrieval from databases, data analysis, information gathering and matters which members themselves call ‘technological’. Experiences collaborating… CONTINUE READING
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