Guide to Basic Garment Assembly for the Fashion Industry

by Jayne Smith (Author)

Garment assembly is fundamental to the creation of designs.  

This guide provides fashion students and designers with the knowledge of the techniques and components essential to the assembly of sewn products. 

Guide to Basic Garment Assembly for the Fashion Industry develops your understanding of which stitch and seam types to select for particular fabrics and garments.  As well as the knowledge to construct a range of basic techniques to assemble entire garments using the correct components. 

It can be difficult to master the skills of garment assembly by reading alone: a visual demonstration of online videos, showing the steps of garment assembly for the following: 

  • Sewing darts 
  • Sewing front edge fastenings
  • Inserting zip fastenings                 
  • Attaching waistbands
  • Assembling and attaching simple and complex pockets
  • Sleeve opening construction
  • Assembling and attaching cuffs
  • Assembling and attaching collars                                                        
Guide to Basic Garment Assembly for the Fashion Industry explains the essentials so you can turn your design ideas into reality

Book details

Publication date
March 06, 2013
Publisher
Page count
160
ISBN
9781118555798
Paper ISBN
9781405198882
File size
18 MB