April 3, 2022

Fabric Shrinkage

Fabric shrinkage can make or break the quality perception of a sewn product. If you’re producing apparel or other sewn products in bulk, chances are good […]
February 13, 2013

Key Terms To Know When Sourcing Fabric

Types of Fabric Suppliers: Mill: A company that takes raw materials and manufactures fabrics and textile products by spinning, weaving, knitting, etc. Many mills offer made […]
February 13, 2013

Sourcing Fabric for Production

When it comes to sourcing fabric for production, there are a number of important things to consider. First steps: During the initial design concept phase, identify […]
June 14, 2012

Quantifying Small Run Production

Many emerging designers who want to outsource production find the minimums required by most sewing contractors far beyond their reach. Small run production sounds like the […]