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 Basics for Drafting & Fitting Pants and Skirts

The Basics for Drafting & Fitting Pants and Skirts

Classroom tested, step-by-step, fully diagrammed instructions show professional drafting and fitting techniques. Includes fill-in charts that speed the work and help to ensure success. Most diagrams throughout the book are real patterns reduced to diagram scale.

Price: $90.00
The Basics for Sewing Pants and Skirts

The Basics for Sewing Pants and Skirts

Step-by-step instructions show the professional cutting and sewing techniques used by skilled sample makers to produce high-end pants and skirts like those sold in better department stores and boutiques. Instant PDF Download!

Price: $125.00
The Basics for Drafting & Fitting & Sewing Pants and Skirts &

The Basics for Drafting & Fitting & Sewing Pants and Skirts

Step-by-step instructions show the professional cutting and sewing techniques used by skilled sample makers to produce high-end pants and skirts like those sold in better department stores and boutiques.

Classroom tested, step-by-step, fully diagrammed instructions show professional drafting and fitting techniques. Includes fill-in charts that speed the work and help to ensure success. Most diagrams throughout the book are real patterns reduced to diagram scale.

Price: $175.00
Standard Body Measurements for Apparel Design and Production Adult Edition

Will ship 1st week in November

•   This book is a collaboration between Human Solutions of North America and Fashiondex Inc.

 

•   Illustration and details of all body points of measure.

 

•   Grade rule charts and body measurements for womenswear sizes 00 to 32.

 

•   Grade rule charts and body measurements for menswear sizes 29 to 60.

 

•   Body scan images of all sizes of womenswear and menswear.

Price: $95.00
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: $170.00
Pleating: Fundamentals for Fashion Design

This concise book, with more than 300 photos of pleated, high-fashion creations and practical diagrams to follow, offers the basics needed to understand and use fabric pleating successfully. A foreword by Jack Sauma, founder of Mood Designer Fabrics, reminds us of how essential pleating is to the design world. 

Price: $34.99
The Business of Fashion/Designing, Manufacturing, and Marketing

Revised to keep up with the quickly evolving landscape of the fashion industry, the fifth edition of this authoritative text offers updated information on the design, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of fashion products within a global context. Research-based content provides insight on the organization and operation of textiles, apparel, accessories, and home fashion companies, as well as the effect of technological, organizational, and global changes on every area of the business. Updated discussions of technologies, corporate social responsibility, and sustainable practices are incorporated throughout the text.

List Price: $120.00
Price: $105.00
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
Designing a Knitwear Collection: From Inspiration to Finished Garment

Essential and comprehensive overview of the knitting design and development process. Featuring more than 475 color images, emerging fashion designers will find inspiration from the work of featured knitwear designers and practical information to design their own knitwear collection.

List Price: $95.00
Price: $85.50
Professional Sewing Techniques for Designers

It is impossible to have good designs without having accurate quality construction skills. Professional Sewing Techniques for Designers is an up-to-date sewing guide that teaches fashion design students the skills they will need to execute their original designs in a professional environment. Each chapter covers a particular theme, such as collars, and reflects the order of assembly of any garment. More than 1,000 detailed and annotated sketches provide visual support to the techniques covered.

List Price: $115.00
Price: $103.50