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The Development of School Uniform Design for the Post-digital Generation

포스트디지털 세대의 교복 디자인 개발

  • Mun, Jihyun (Dept. of Clothing Science, Seoul Women's University) ;
  • Na, Hyunshin (Dept. of Clothing Science, Seoul Women's University)
  • 문지현 (서울여자대학교 의류학과) ;
  • 나현신 (서울여자대학교 의류학과)
  • Received : 2012.07.23
  • Accepted : 2012.09.17
  • Published : 2012.10.31

Abstract

As the 21st century is the post-digital era, a mix of the hard digital and the soft analog realm, the school uniform designs for the post-digital generation need to be changed within this paradigm shift. Thus, this study is conducted with the purpose of developing the school uniform design that reflects aesthetic value and sensitivity of the post-digital generation. The definition and background of the post-digital generation is reviewed and the values of this generation are drawn based on the theoretical research. Also, through the survey of 205 high school girls in Seoul, the purchase, wear & fit, and suggestions for improvement of present school uniforms are investigated. Based on the studies above, the guidelines for designing school uniforms for the post-digital generation are established and the products are developed.

Keywords

post-digital generation;school uniform;efficiency;creativity;fun

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 서울여자대학교

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