Author Archives: Ann Grose

tester call eleni top tunic dress

Tester

              ——— ELENI TOP – TUNIC – DRESS – MAXI ——— (AU/UK) 6/8/10/12/14/16/18/20/22/24/26 (US) 2/4/6/8/10/12/14/16/18/20/22 (EU) 34/36/38/40/42/44/46/48/50/52/54 The Eleni is an on-trend off shoulder garment offering styling options to make it your own. Fabric choices include- light weight cottons, linens, silk, velour, velvet and rayon. The test commences Monday […]

Fitting Fiona Lace Culottes

I would like to introduce you to one of my pattern testers ( and student in my fashion school ) Kurvy Kim. She is one of my curvy testers and I would like to share with you today the steps we took to fit and alter the Fiona Lace Culottes pattern to fit her body. […]

block your interfacing

While working in the garment industry for many years I observed that this technique is key in the manufacturing process. In production clothing manufacturers have to rely on accuracy and speed so the production process is set up in a way that the “units” of a garment are never double handled. When heat setting interfacing […]