Archive for the ‘Garment quality’ Category

April 24, 2012 13

Garment quality, part 2: interfacing

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Disclaimer: I am a total amateur when it comes to assessing garment quality. The information mentioned here is garnered almost solely from written resources rather than from any experience in garment manufacturing or assembly. This is a learning experience for me too, so if I’ve made any mistakes, please feel free to point them out, […]

April 17, 2012 16

Garment quality, part 1: first impressions

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Source. As I mentioned previously, the ready-to-wear apparel analysis textbook I ordered arrived in the mail a little while back. I knew that, in the scheme of things, I was pretty much ignorant of how garments are manufactured and assembled and which particular constructions and techniques are markers of higher or lower quality. It’s been […]