Drawing may be described as an evolutionary process that is fundamental to communicating ideas. This is also true of fashion drawing, with its distinctive nuances and associations with style. The exciting breadth and diversity of what constitutes fashion drawing today is testimony to the creative vision of fashion designers and fashion illustrators alike.
The papers of Long and Merton suggested interest rates and inﬂa-
tion as risk factors, but their models did not fully specify what all the
hedge portfolios should be, or how many there should be. The APT
speciﬁes the factors only in a loose statistical sense. This leaves it up to
empirical research to identify the risk factors or hedge portfolios. Chen
et al. (1986) empirically evaluated several likely economic factors, and
Chen et al. (1987) used these in an evaluation of equity mutual funds.
Similar in manufacture to the miniature furniture kits are off-the-shelf dinosaur kits. These
consist an assortment of wooden “bones” that can be put together as though it were a puzzle.
(Figure 2) It is satisfying to bring form to a three-dimensional creature by putting together bits of
wood. Like the furniture kits, all the parts are planar; they join orthogonally using a paired
notching scheme to make a three-dimensional structure.
our portfolio of brands includes rowe, Clayton Marcus and robin Bruce – each with a distinctive styling and set of
features that sets it apart from other custom-order upholstery collections. The unified vision across the portfolio of
brands is a high level of design, customer service, quality and reliability. our intention is to be a great home furnishings
resource offering you a selection of styling, from contemporary to traditional to eclectic chic.
Chapter 15 - Project management. After reading the material in this chapter, you should be able to: Explain the difference between projects and routine operational processes, manage social and technical critical success factors, choose project organizational structure, develop a comprehensive project plan, fashion criteria for project selection and portfolio management.