Practical Garment Fitting

Practical Garment Fitting

Practical Garment Fitting

Fashion Business Creation

For a better understanding of what makes a garment fit correctly. Once you get to grips with this issue, you'll be able to resolve garment fitting problems that often arise with offshore production.Working with samples on live models, you'll discuss and deconstruct garments to understand why fitting issues are happening...

Taught by: Clive Hallett.

Description

For a better understanding of what makes a garment fit correctly. Once you get to grips with this issue, you'll be able to resolve garment fitting problems that often arise with offshore production.

Working with samples on live models, you'll discuss and deconstruct garments to understand why fitting issues are happening. The course will help buyers and anyone involved in developing samples and production.

The course includes:

  • Fitting criteria for jackets, coats, trousers, skirts, dresses, tops & shirts
  • Understanding woven and knitted fabrics and their limitations
  • The importance of patterns
  • Problems working with flat measurements (specs)
  • How to identify and document fitting problems
Suitable for:

Buying personnel and anyone connected with the development of samples and production.


Booking: 

Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.





Tutor information

Clive Hallett is a design and product consultant and has worked in the fashion industry for over 30 years. He has travelled extensively in much of the far Eastern and Indian subcontinent as well as across the UK, Italy and the United States working with many suppliers and manufacturers. His work has covered men's, women’s and children's clothing and accessories ranging from 'High Street' to high profile labels. In addition he has designed and manufactured uniforms for all the major London Casinos. Most recently he has worked as a consultant for companies advising on product profiling and manufacturing and was the first designer working with the Design Council on their DTI projects to help the fashion industry. His current project has been an extensive uniform project (design, source and manufacture) for a high profile Russian yacht. In addition, he has taught at several colleges and universities on various fashion design and product development courses.


Materials

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • Notebook and pen

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
12/04/2017 - 12/04/2017Wednesday10:00 - 16:001 Day£225Available High Holborn - WC1V Add to Basket