This is a must have whether you are a fashion lover, or a professional fashion illustrator. The book includes fundamental knowledge of formal dresses and stages wear, their categories, main forms and common fabrics. Drawing techniques and tips for detail treatment are also given that help enhance the fantastic visual effect of these beautiful clothes. By reading this book, the reader will get useful information in finding the perfect dresses according to occasion, figure, feature and skin tone as well, producing a perfect look in terms of makeup, hairstyle, and accessories. This collection of over 200 brilliant illustrations will be your loyal guide into the wonderful world of formal dresses and stage wears.