Chapter2 Review Question
Yanlei Li Alina
What are three questions you can ask yourself to help identify the emotions you are
1.What occurred right before the emotion started?
2.Where is my emotion directed?
3.What is a word to
The Global Environment of Business
The Huangpu River runs through Shanghai, separating east from west, old
Shanghai from the new. On its eastern bank is the Pudong District, whose
colossal skyscrapers house the financial behemoths who underwrite everyday
1. Why is business so important to a country's economy?
-Business is important to a country because it produces economic growth
2. In what ways are not-for-profit organizations a substantial part
of the U.S. economy? What challenges do not-for-profits fac
Alina- Yanlei Li
Chapter3 Review Question
1). Describe the theory of fashion cycles and explain why it
accelerated in the 20th century.
The movement of fashion can be accelerated or retarded by a variety of factors. And
Yanlei Li (Alina)
1) Good at use self-awareness to build confidence, and have the courage to achieve
their dreams. Also have good self-control to manage their bad behaviors. Being
successful must have a clear plan and steadfas
1.What is the primary objective of all businesses? Explain your answer.
The primary objective of all businesses is to generate a return (usually in the form of
profits) to its organizer, its shareholders, or its stakeholders.
2. Describe the four levels o
1. How does microeconomics impact business? How does macroeconomics affect
business? Why is it important for businesspeople to understand the
fundamentals of each?
2. Draw supply and demand graphs that estimate what will happen to demand,
supply, and the
1) Franchise: Acontractthatgivesan
2) Royalty fee: Percentage of licensee sales
paid to the licensor.
3) Vertical growth:When a company
expands on a level different from its
4) Horizontal gr
1. What is utility? How does production create utility?
2. Why is production such an important business activity? In what ways
does it create value for the company and its customers?
3. Why are firms now moving mor
Woven fabrics are made by interlacing two sets of yarns at right angles to each other.
On Grain a fabric that has been cut parallel to either the wrap or filling yanrs.
Off Grain or Bias- a fabric that has been cut not parallel to
Directional Fashion Theory Assignment
Trickle Down Theory
One positive effect is the lower classes can follow trends they see from
celebrities or on the runways. Another effect is that lower and middle classes
wouldn't have their style t
Store Visit Project
This weekend I went to Pzaz Dresses on Long Island. The color of the
walls are white and its really bright in the room simply because you need the
right lighting and nothing to discolor the dresses or give you the wrong
Walk it Down:
Walkers Before Runners
For the people who rather walk than run.
Taking outcasts and putting them in a comfortable setting increases the
chance of them coming into your group.
Bringing people who rather walk than run creates an atmosphere of
Traveling Across the Country
Marathon from NYC to Miami
I layered her in an athletic t-shirt with a tight, sports jacket and stretchy capri, running pants.
Her athletic outfit has to have excellent abrasion resistance, so it wont tear away a
Diane Von Furstenberg
Diane Simone Michelle Halfin
Princess Diane von Furstenberg
Born on December 31, 1946
Born in Brussels, Belgium
Is a Holocaust survivor
Married Prince Egon Furstenberg
Then divorced in 1972
She kept his name and rem
Sara Singh grew up in Sweden and the U.S. and born in London in 1967. She
went to Beckmans School of Design in Stockholm where she got her fashion
degree. Her favorite source for inspiration is people watching (Borrelli 149)
Fundamentals & Concepts of Design
Ralph Lauren & Yigal Azrouel
Spring 2011 RTW
The Ralph Lauren spring collection showed many western influences. The
sanded, brown cowboy pants with loads of fringe gave it away. But that doesn t
mean it cant become femini
Textiles & Fabrics Midterm
Lastol was productive in January 2003. It is an elastic textile fiber. This means it
has so much stretch and can be resilient. It also is more heat, chemical, and
abrasion resistant than cotton. Because of this, it allows
Haute Couture vs. Ready-to-Wear
I chose Valentinos Couture Spring 2010 collection and his Fall 2010 RTW
Valentinos couture collection is filled with bright, contrasting colors. The easy
flow and brilliant drapery of the fabric on the model is
Thesis: Immigrants dreamed of a tranquil society and success when coming to Amer ica, but the reality of it was that they would have to suffer before any of their dreams
Mention literary works and critiques:
Surfing on balloons to learn about the
difference between force and pressure.
You Will Need.
an adult assistant
an upside down desk or some other flatbottomed object that can survive you
stand on it
a table, pole or
9 November 2011
Essay Assignment #1
The theme I am examining between these three pictures are that they are all per fume advertisements from magazines and send the message that women are in com plete control. The first advert