One-Stop Shop Design, Development and Production
We and our highly skilled craftspeople are here to help you every step of the way. We provide flat-rate packages to ensure you get everything you need within your budget, without having to worry about the overruns that are so common with hourly providers. We also offer discounts based on the number of designs you'd like to create. Contact us to discuss which package is right for you!
Sketching, Digital Sketching and CAD - Entrepreneurs often have amazing ideas and just need some help refining them and getting them down on paper. We have amazing designers and sketch artists on staff who can help you crystallize your vision!
Consulting - We LOVE growing companies. It is our favorite part of what we do and we strive to assist our development clients in every way we can. We offer decades of combined experience and countless vendor and supplier relationships.
Fabric and Trim Sourcing - We know where you can find the best fabric at the best prices and will personally introduce you via email so that you are taken seriously.
Label and branding consultation - We will introduce you to some excellent labeling and branding material providers.
Embellishment sourcing- We work with wonderful and reliable dye houses, wash houses, printing mills, silk screeners, sublimators and embroiderers.
Pattern - Our highly skilled pattern makers have decades of experience specializing in production patterns to avoid fit issues. They have worked with countless high-end brands in the Los Angeles area including Citizens of Humanity, James Perse, Velvet and ALC.
Spec sheet - Once your pattern in perfected, we will create a spec sheet of its exact measurements so that it can be marked and graded into various sizes later.
Initial Sample - This is the first draft of your creation.
Fitting - This is where we put your garment on a model to identify any needed changes. We are used to working remotely and can do this over Facetime if more convenient.
Round of pattern revisions - This is where we perfect the fit.
Final Sample - Your completed garment is sewn and delivered!
Tech Pack - This guide is needed for any production run. It tells the sewers and production management all relevant information to make the production run smoothly.
Marking and Grading - Marking is the process of digitizing your pattern to maximize your fabric efficiency and reduce waste. Grading is the process of determining the measurements for all your various sizes.
Introductions - We can introduce you to some amazing product photographers, commercial photographers and stylists who have worked with retailers like Gilt Group, Haute Look and Amazon.
Line Sheets - Once your photos are ready, we can help you format and build your line sheets so that they are ready to send to buyers.
If you're simply looking for advice, insights or referrals, we're happy to provide hourly consulting. We regularly speak at fashion schools including FIDM and Santa Monica College and love helping new brands and entrepreneurs grow!