Apparel Manufacturing: An Overview
This introductory program features on-site photography and a graphic presentation of the basic structure and organization necessary for operating an apparel business successfully.
Basic Hand Sewing
Demonstrates basic hand stitches, back stitch, basting, chain, blind stitch, etc. and the appropriate use for each.
Beginning Sewing Techniques
This video can be used for step-by-step sewing, beginning with a trip to a fabric store where the viewer will learn to select a pattern, appropriate fabric, and notions required to make a basic skirt and blouse.
Cambridge Fashion Merchandising
The Series Includes : Wholesaling • An Introduction to Fashion Merchandising • The Retail Store • Visual Merchandising • Selling Skills
Careers in Clothing
Discusses many of the careers in clothing and includes interviews with people in the industry.
This program illustrates how fashion designers turn their concepts into end products. Over the course of the video, viewers will see how fashion designers visually develop their ideas, how they use CAD to enhance and support their work, and the steps involved in sampling, patternmaking, and production. Interviews with industry insiders are featured as well: Vanessa Rochman, head designer for international label Metalicus, shares what inspires her to create a fashion story for upcoming collections; Nadiele Kolb, fashion designer for Australian label Since Grey, explains how she outsources the production of her designs; and world-renowned designer/artist Kaffe Fassett discusses how he uses the elements and principles of design to create colorful textiles and fabrics.
Series Includes: Developing an Apparel Line; Trends in Apparel Marketing
Fashion Display Skills
Goes beyond display to a hands-on, step-by-step approach to developming display building skills. Techniques shown in depth are the dressing of a mannequin, dressing a shirt form, dressing a coat form, and the enhancing of waterfalls displays. By Prefessor Skare.
Fashion Industry, The
The Series Includes : The Trend: Where Fashion Begins | The Craftsmanship of Fashion: The Italian Touch | The Fashion Fair: Buyers and Sellers under One Roof | When Fashion Is the Message: Marketing an Image | Mastering Fashion Design: Studying with Vivienne Westwood
Galanos on Galanos: America's King of High Fashion
James Galanos, creator of sophisticated, elegant, and timeless women’s clothing for more than 40 years, is generally acknowledged as the only American designer whose standards are equal to the very best in French haute couture.