The Ultimate Guide to Manga Fashion (9784805317532)

How to Draw Manga
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Tuttle Publishing
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over 1000 two-color illustrations (b&w with pink highlights)

The ultimate fashion bible for manga and anime artists!

Create realistic-looking outfits and one-of-a-kind looks for your manga and anime characters, or design amazing creations for any cosplay event. Author Rabimaru is Japan's leading fashion illustrator and she teaches you how to develop your own unique manga fashion vocabulary!

In this comprehensive fashion sourcebook, you'll learn to create an array of stunning outfits including stylish separates and original ensembles. Rabimaru then shows you how to add realistic details, folds, creases, contours and shadows that will make your characters truly come alive!

From casual classics to high fashion, The Ultimate Guide to Manga Fashion does it all—in style!
  • Streetwear and basics from T-shirts and hoodies to the frilliest of skirts
  • Business and formalwear for polished professionals and fashionistas
  • School uniforms and sailor suits for casual cosplay inspiration
  • Sneakers, shoes and accessories to complete each look

Whether you're looking to develop your own signature style or to design an eye-catching costume for a cosplay event, this is the one guide you'll definitely want to have!

About the Author:
Rabimaru is a fashion-focused illustrator who is known for her popular Twitter tips, which have received over 50,000 retweets. She also demonstrates clothing-drawing methods and techniques that beginners can easily learn on pixiv FANBOX or check her out at pixivID: 1525713 and on Twitter @rabimaru_t.