The Fashion Designer's Sustainable Sourcebook

The new directory of apparel industry suppliers who collectively want to help lessen the impact our industry is making on our environment. 

Price: $65.00
85.55 CAD 58.24 EUR 504.04 HKD
Apparel Industry Sourcebook

 A complete and up-to-date guide listing domestic and import suppliers of all types of fabrics, trims, notions, forecast services, swatch design studios, CAD services and more for the apparel industry.  NEW 2016 edition.

List Price: $135.00
Price: $125.00
164.53 CAD 112.00 EUR 969.30 HKD
The Small Design Company's Guide To Wholesale Fabrics

Up-to-date guide created specifically for the smaller design houses and home sewing businesses. 2016 Edition!

Price: $65.00
85.55 CAD 58.24 EUR 504.04 HKD
Sourcing A,B,C'S

A guide to apparel and sewn-product production sourcing for designers, entrepreneurs and new apparel companies sourcing production at trade shows and other industry events. We published this 16 page booklet to assist all new designers and entrepreneurs sourcing apparel production for the first time.  
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Price: $9.99
13.15 CAD 8.95 EUR 77.47 HKD
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
59.23 CAD 40.32 EUR 348.95 HKD
How to Start a Fashion Company

 

 

 

 

Straight forward step-by-step guide for designers and entrepreneurs wanting to start their own line. Book contains all the necessary fashion terms you need to know to start a line; basic information on Making Prototypes, Costing, Marketing, and Production.

 

 

List Price: $45.00
Price: $40.00
52.65 CAD 35.84 EUR 310.18 HKD
Stitch Sample Kit

A comprehensive guide, providing both technical and creative solutions for garment construction.  The Stitch Sample Kit contains over 80 mounted swatches of current stitches and techniques used within the garment industry today.  You will find the Stitch Sample Kit both informative and inspirational.

Price: $150.00
197.43 CAD 134.40 EUR 1,163.16 HKD
Birnbaum's Global Guide to Agents and Buying Offices

20 years ago, every middleman —every agent and every buying office —provided the same basic services.  Today the list of required services has expanded geometrically and the skill-set needed to provide those services have expanded exponentially.  The days when the middleman needed only merchandisers and QC are long gone. 

Today, the difference between a first class and a mediocre middleman is the difference between success and bankruptcy.

Price: $45.00
59.23 CAD 40.32 EUR 348.95 HKD
In Fashion, 2nd Edition

 

Choosing a career in fashion? InFashion: Fun! Fame! Fortune! is an introduction as dynamic as the business itself. The second edition of this best-selling text is completely updated to cover the latest industry trends, including developments in eco- and "smart" textiles and the impact of social media on fashion marketing.

 

Price: $95.50
125.70 CAD 85.57 EUR 740.55 HKD
Accessory Design

This comprehensive introduction to accessory design gives the aspiring designer an overview of the history of fashion accessories, including a look at important contributions by brands both classic and contemporary.

 

Price: $126.00
165.84 CAD 112.90 EUR 977.05 HKD
Going Global: The Textile and Apparel Industry

Going Global: The Textile and Apparel Industry, 2nd Edition examines the global sourcing of textiles and apparel in the context of corporate responsibility for the sustainability of supply chains. Tackling complex political, economic and labor issues, the text explores how, what, when, where and under what circumstances merchandise is developed, produced, acquired and consumed on a global basis.

 

Price: $106.00
139.52 CAD 94.98 EUR 821.97 HKD