Technical Articles

David Morris takes us through the basics of swimwear, including fabric specification, linings, elastics and threads.

Read Simone’s thoughts on what to expect for this spring and summer in the world of fashion. The overall trend is definitely smoothness and lightness, “green type” eco-friendly, hand-crafted looks…

Not so fast! Learn the basic rules of stretch pattern cutting before you venture into drafting or adapting basic swimwear blocks. Being able to understand and apply these rules should…

Do you grade stretch fabric garments differently than rigid garments? The simple answer is no … with a few exceptions. David Morris take us through another insightful design course from…

Is smart technology getting boring? Are consumers suffering from high tech overload? David Morris explores the latest in wearable technology. And yes, there’s an app for that!

Follow this step-by-step tutorial on the basic of technical bra fitting. How to measure for the proper fit is crucial as well as knowledge of the natural changes of a…

David Morris leads you through the importance of basing new bra pattern developments on a block pattern and more importantly being able to draft the bra block from scratch. Hint:…

Follow our step-by-step guide to pattern drafting the Lovable high-waisted knicker using Adobe Illustrator and learn the basic construction method for this garment.

What exactly is a minimiser bra? Most brands who offer this style suggest it will reduce the full breast measurement by one inch by the use of a wider, deeper…