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Manchu / book design


The book is a professional art book study about Manchu apparel and accessories. There are over 500 beautiful pictures and about 80,000 words in it. Every two chapters of the book are sewed together and put on the spine with a colorful elastic rope, so the reader could take a part of the book away for scanning or for other purposes.
The concept comes from the demountable construction of Manchu apparel. The gradually book margin shows each chapter heading.The margin's curve express the typical water patterns of Manchu apparel.
The design of posters, postcards and CD package are also shows the distinctive colors and patterns of Manchu.


National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taipei, Taiwan