Tag Archives: fashion design

Virtual Fittings – Yes It’s Possible!

We work with many of our clients remotely -- either because they live outside of the Chicago metro area, or these days so that we can avoid in-person meetings to prevent exposure and spread of COVID-19. Video conferencing via Google Meet is great, we have the ability to see the garments on body live and…
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We Are Threaded Shaping Fashion Virtual Event

Shaping Fashion is a day-long event with interactive workshops, studio tours, and an ethical marketplace where individuals can learn more about ethical and sustainable fashion and get inspired to align their closet with their values. We are taking our event virtual in honor of #FashionRevolution with workshops, open studio tours, and a chance to meet your…
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Live Fit Session with Xochil and SewHeidi

Xochil will be doing a live fit session hosted by SewHeidi. You will be learning how to fit a garment on a mannequin, what to look for when checking fit, how to evaluate construction details, and how to give feedback that a factory can easily follow. If you have any questions for Xochil or Heidi,…
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DG Expo – Midwest Factory Panel

DG Expo Chicago - August 2019 Get to know local sewing contractors! Learn what you need to bring to your first factory meeting, what is needed to get a quote, and how to have a successful production run. Learn about MOQ's, lead times, who provides thread, and more! Moderated by Xochil Herrera Scheer, The Chicago…
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