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Slow design

Slow Design is a branch of the Slow Movement, which began with the concept of Slow Food, a term coined in contrast to fast food. As with every branch… 
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2019
2019
The 'Circular Design Speeds' project was developed as part of the Mistra Future Fashion Design Theme research (2015-2019). The… 
2017
2017
This article updates the concepts and fundamentals of Surface Design project methodology from a human and ethical approach… 
Review
2014
Review
2014
The past decade has witnessed tremendous advances in the design and implementation of synthetic gene circuits that program living… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
In this paper we report on an exploration of how to apply the theory of Slow Design to mass produced products to establish more… 
2013
2013
IN-QUIETUDES. NOMADISMOS CONTEMPORANEOS. De la practica vivencial y la subjetividad critica a la experiencia estetica. IN… 
2012
2012
This essay seeks to provide key assumptions and examples of applying a "slow approach" in the design of product functions and… 
2009
2009
................................................................................................................................................................. 3 Introduction ............................................................................................................................................................ 4 Chapter 1 Contextual and theoretical framework ........................................................................................................ 7 1.1 Fast fashion ................................................................................................................................................... 7 1.2 Second-hand ................................................................................................................................................... 8 1.3 User participation .......................................................................................................................................... 10 1.4 Sustainable design ......................................................................................................................................... 11 Chapter 2 Research methods . ................................................................................................................................ 12 2.1 Heuristics ..................................................................................................................................................... 12 2.2 Research Diaries ............................................................................................................................................ 16 Chapter 3 The Practice ........................................................................................................................................... 17 3.1 Experimentation with materials ....................................................................................................................... 17 3.2 Rags to riches ............................................................................................................................................... 20 3.3 Denim experiments ........................................................................................................................................ 24 3.4 Garment as narrative ..................................................................................................................................... 26 3.5 Applied decoration ......................................................................................................................................... 28 3.6 Developing garments for the kits ..................................................................................................................... 30 3.7 Developing the kits: ....................................................................................................................................... 32 Chapter 4 User Participation .................................................................................................................................... 37 4.1 Ethics approval .............................................................................................................................................. 37 4.2 Participants’ garments .................................................................................................................................... 38 4.3 Participant feedback ....................................................................................................................................... 44 4.4 Validating my analysis of the particpant feedback .............................................................................................. 46 Chapter 5 Later Practice .......................................................................................................................................... 47 5.1 Later Practice: exploring design options ............................................................................................................ 47 5.2 Final Phase: developing the concept ................................................................................................................. 51 Conclusion ............................................................................................................................................................ 55 References ............................................................................................................................................................ 59 Table of Images ..................................................................................................................................................... 62 Appendices............................................................................................................................................................ 67 Kit Instructions ................................................................................................................................................... 67 Research forms ................................................................................................................................................... 98 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Measurements of the free-space radiation characteristics of small antennas, such as in mobile communications handsets, typically… 
2004
2004
  • Jinjun Xiong, Lei He
  • Proceedings Design, Automation and Test in Europe…
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 14686186