Scholarly Journals

Descriptions for each journal are pulled from the journal website.

Clothing and Textiles Research Journal (SAGE), peer-reviewed and published quarterly, strives to strengthen the research base in clothing and textiles, facilitate scholarly interchange, demonstrate the interdisciplinary nature of the field, and inspire further research. It is the official publication of the International Textile & Apparel Association, Inc.

Clothing Cultures (Intellect) is a peer-reviewed journal that offers a forum for the discussion of textiles and their significance in the production and consumption of clothing.

Costume (Taylor & Francis) is a scholarly, refereed publication presenting current research into historic and contemporary dress. This is the journal of The Costume Society of Great Britain.

Critical Studies in Fashion & Beauty (Intellect) is the first journal dedicated to the critical examination of fashion and beauty systems as symbolic spaces of production and reproduction, representation and communication of artifacts, meanings, social practices, and visual or textual renditions of cloth, clothing and appearance.

Critical Studies in Men’s Fashion (Intellect) is the first to exclusively focus on men’s dress and topics of gender, identity, sexuality, culture, marketing and business will be discussed.

Dress (Taylor & Francis), the journal of the Costume Society of America, represents the highest level of scholarship and addresses many diverse areas of study including examinations of dress in art, social history, anthropology, and material culture.

Fashion Practice (Taylor & Francis) is the first peer-reviewed academic journal to cover the full range of contemporary design and manufacture within the context of the fashion industry.

Fashion, Style & Popular Culture (Intellect) is a peer-reviewed journal specifically dedicated to the area of fashion scholarship and its interfacings with popular culture.

Fashion Theory (Taylor & Francis) takes as its starting point a definition of “fashion” as the cultural construction of the embodied identity. It provides an interdisciplinary forum for the rigorous analysis of cultural phenomena ranging from footbinding to fashion advertising.

Film, Fashion & Consumption (Intellect) is a peer-reviewed journal designed to provide an arena for the discussion of research, methods and practice within and between the fields of film, fashion, design, history, art history and heritage.

International Journal of Clothing Science & Technology (Emerald) addresses all aspects of the science and technology of clothing-objective measurement techniques, control of fibre and fabric, CAD systems, product testing, sewing, weaving and knitting, inspection systems, drape and finishing, etc.

International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education (Taylor & Francis) aims to provide a high quality peer-reviewed forum for research in fashion design, pattern cutting, apparel production, manufacturing technology and fashion education.

International Journal of Fashion Studies (Intellect) is a scientific peer-reviewed journal that fosters the worldwide diffusion of Fashion Studies.

Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management (Emerald) provides a refereed forum for empirically based research in clothing marketing and management.

Journal of Textile Design Research and Practice (Taylor & Francis) aims to create a forum to facilitate, stimulate and disseminate research in the domain of textile design and practice.

Studies in Costume & Performance (Intellect) aims to encourage, generate and disseminate critical discourse on costume and the relationship between costume and performance.

Textile: Cloth and Culture (Taylor & Francis) brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum for all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field.

Textile History (Taylor & Francis) is an internationally recognized, peer reviewed journal and one of the leading publications in its field.

Textile Research Journal (SAGE) is the leading peer reviewed journal for textile research. It is devoted to the dissemination of fundamental, theoretical and applied scientific knowledge in materials, chemistry, manufacture and system sciences related to fibers, fibrous assemblies and textiles.