The most important component of a garment is its fabric. It doesn't matter how well crafted the seams of the garment are – if it the clothing is made from the wrong fabric, it will not do justice to the design and will look like a disaster.
Picture this: you have an awesome idea, you make the sketch, and you turn it into a sewing pattern. The next step is to make it, but in order to do that you need the fabric. This the part where things start to get interesting. Read on to find out how to make fabric shopping easier!
Fabric is a term you'll encounter a lot in the fashion industry. If I ask you to tell me what fabrics are, you will say, "Easy, it's what we use to make a garment, right?"
What if I ask you to tell me what a fiber is, or to tell me the difference between a fabric and a fiber. Would you be able to answer that?
Read on, and we'll review the difference between fabrics and fibers.
Whenever someone thinks of fashion design, the first thing that comes to mind is glamour and sparkle, but in reality there’s more to it. There's a big process that has to happen before that sparkly outfit makes it to your closet.
Fashion, like any source of culture, is a great jigsaw puzzle! You just need to put all the pieces together to get something great.
Do you have a sketchbook full of ideas and no idea how to bring them to life?
Maybe it’s time for you to discover the clothing manufacturing industry; it has more to offer that what you may think!