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Fashion as Design Week 4 Quiz Answers

Fashion as Design Week 4 Quiz Answers

Fashion as Design Week 4 Quiz Answers

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Practice Exercise 1 Quiz : Coutures


Question 1)

The French word, “couture,” originated with the 19th-century establishment of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture, a governing body that required garments labeled as couture to meet which of the following criteria?

  • Primarily handmade
  • From a Parisian atelier
  • Made for a specific client in a process with multiple fittings
  • All of the above



Question 2)

Which designer is known for introducing softer, supple suits for both men and women in the 1970s?

  • Giorgio Armani
  • Ozwald Boateng
  • Carlo Brandelli
  • Kathryn Sargent



Question 3)

Kashmir shawls are made from the belly and throat hair of which animal?

  • Goat
  • Lamb
  • Fox
  • Rabbit



Question 4)

Despite originating in Ecuador, why did the toquilla straw hat become known as the Panama Hat? (Select all that apply)

  • Many toquillas were sent to Panama, where travelers en route to California purchased them
  • Its was a symbol of counter-cultural affinities and rebelliousness in Panama
  • United States President Theodore Roosevelt visited the Panama Canal in 1906, and was photographed wearing one
  • All of the above



Question 5)

Historically, the Dutch wore wooden-soled klompen as:

  • A sturdy safety shoe that shielded feet from the wet climate
  • A dancing shoe that could be used to make sounds in contact with the floor
  • A shoe reserved for the ruling classes that would physically and metaphorically elevate them



Question 6)

The naturally occuring lanolin oil in traditional Aran sweaters made them water resistant and provided insulation and protection during fishing activities.

  • True
  • False



Question 7)

Which of the following is NOT one of the functional additions the Schott Brothers made to the leather jacket?

  • Belted hem
  • LED lights
  • Cuff zipper closures
  • Vented back yoke
  • Asymmetrically placed zipper



Question 8)

What are some of the primary aims of biocouture? (Select all that apply)

  • To increase the value of animal-derived leather
  • To replace animal-derived leather with a lab-grown equivalent
  • To make compostable wardrobes
  • All of the above



Question 9)

Mikimoto’s artificial pearl cultivation only became possible as a result of computer technology.

  • True
  • False



Question 10)

Nervous System’s Kinematics dress is 3D printed as one piece with no assembly required whereas threeASFOUR’s garments are made from hundreds of 3D printed pieces that must be hand sewn together.

  • True
  • False