Category Archives: Fashion

Using Technology for a Faster Garment Fit Process

I recently met Lacey Bell from Fire Fly Line through an event with Fashion Group International of Chicago. Her company offers 3D prototyping for apparel and sewn products, and I was interested to find out more, so we met for lunch so she could give me some information and a software demo. This tool is…
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Maker’s Row: Avoid Headaches in Business

Since I work in the "background" with my clients' brands, it's always nice to get a shout out. Product development is very much a collaborative process, and my client Brennan Waldorf of Canvy's Bag Company nailed that in this blog for Maker's Row! I worked with Brennan on his production patterns, tech packs and pre-production…
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Speaking at … Chicago Textile Expo 2015

In just a few short weeks, I will be speaking with my friend and colleague Jessica Crane at the upcoming Chicago Textile Expo, hosted by Fine Fabric Sales showroom. We have been invited to speak again, and this time our presentation will be about Tech Packs, which are a must-have in the sewn products business. Many…
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TAMGTL: Tailored by Tradlands

  I teamed up with my friend Amy at The American Made Guide to Life for this guest blog entry, Tailored by Tradlands. I reviewed the up and coming women's shirting company, Tradlands, and spotlighted a couple of my favorite American-made brands in this fall photo shoot. Tailored by Tradlands Today's post is another from my friend,…
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