Apparel Design and Production Handbook/A Technical Reference

Our best seller, containing standard body measurements for regular and special sizes in the Women’s, Men’s and Children’s markets. Also, fully graded specs for all sizes, grade rules, sizing charts and more... A must-have book for every design and patternmaking room.

Price: $95.00
A definitive approach to specification writing for the textile industry

The most common issue between buyers and suppliers is the lack of communication and unclear specifications for products that leads to mistakes.

Includes Instant  download of Style Drawings 

A DEFINITIVE APPROACH TO SPECIFICATION WRITING. 

Price: $45.00
Sewing Techniques from the Fashion Industry / Couture Techniques

Sewing Techniques from the Fashion Industry
Formerly known as Couture Techniques

Couture Techniques presents the introduction to industry's high-end sample making processes and to the Contemporary Fashion Education Program. These are the skills that students need to know to be able to design and produce stunning collections and personal wardrobes. 

Included in this book is the information needed to make high-end zipper sets, kick pleats, hems, seam finishes, bias bindings, buttonholes, etc., as done in high-end designing departments.

With minimal equipment, a few inexpensive tools used in the industry, and PDF's of the author's master sample book on the included CD, anyone who uses this book will be able to produce professional samples.

 

Price: $125.00
Zipper Sets

Six High-End Zipper Sets

Here is the information you need to set beautiful zippers that enhance your sewing. This is the same zipper information that is in Couture Techniques, now available separately.

Price: $40.00
The Fashion Design Detail Book Edition 4

Necklines, Collars, Lapels, Sleeves, Cuffs, Shoulders.
Creative reference books containing an abundance of quick fashion sketches for design development.

Price: $29.99
Grading to Fit

Grading to Fit

  • Grading to Fit presents the underlying grading theories that enable computer grading technology. All of the work presented in the book is hands on and requires minimal equipment. All fit issues are addressed, including asymmetrical.

 

Price: $130.00
Grading and Sewing a Blouse to Fit

Grading and Sewing a Blouse to Fit

  • Grading and Sewing a Blouse to Fit is a companion book to Grading to Fit. Grading and Sewing a Blouse to Fit presents the practical application. 
  • Included in this book is how to check for and correct style patterns' mistakes, including how to check if the true bust point is in the correct position, whether seams sew, etc. 
  • Cutting and sewing techniques include how to cut difficult fabrics, how to cut to match, making markers, lappage, etc. 

 

Price: $100.00
The Vendor Compliance Handbook with Forms and Data Templates

2nd Edition!
This book answers the questions of any new designer: "How do I produce a garment?", "Where do I start?", and "What standards should I use?" The book will help all those that are beginning in the fashion industry, and also facilitate those with existing loopholes that have been making their daily jobs grueling and hurting their businesses over time.

 

Forms and Data Templates are frequently used in product development. These forms will save valuable time in "getting it right"!

 

Price: $60.00
The Vendor Compliance Forms and Data Templates

Instant PDF Download!

The Vendor Compliance Forms and Data Templates are frequently used in product development. These forms will save valuable time in "getting it right"!

All forms and templates are in a easy to use pdf file.

Price: $25.00
Apparel Production Terms and Processes

Apparel Production Terms and Processes defines materials and terms relating to the mass production of raw materials, design and product development, patternmaking, garment details and component parts, assembly, production and manufacturing, labeling regulations, packaging and finishing, testing, and quality control.

List Price: $95.00
Price: $85.50
Dictionary of Textile Terms

The industry standard for textile information contains over 14,000 definitions in a revised and expanded 7th edition.

List Price: $210.00
Price: $189.00
Dictionary of Fashion Terms

The most comprehensive fashion resource available listing over 15,000 definitions of all fashion terms.

List Price: $85.00
Price: $76.50
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