10 Fashion Terms to Know

It’s time for our monthly installment of ten fashion terms you should know.  In this article I put terms that you should know or are interesting to know. Amulet: Small object believed to possess magical powers–a good-luck charm worm as protection against evil by primitive people and surviving to present time in various forms of […]

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Fashion Terms for May

Agile Manufacturing: Technology that uses modular production rather than the normal piece goods method. Colorway: The variety of two to four choices of color in the same season, for the same print or solid, in each style. Sourcing: The decision process of determining who, what and where of your textile and apparel products manufacture, or […]

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The Very Basic Wardrobe List

There have been so many posts, blogs and tv segments on your wardrobe.  There are capsule wardrobes, French influence wardrobe, monochrome wardrobes, and daily uniforms. I have always had a basic wardrobe list.  A good place to start to build any closet.  You can turn this into a capsule wardrobe or any other type of […]

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10 Fashion Terms to Know

So many terms, so little time.  Here is this month’s installment of 10 Fashion Terms to know. Learning different fashion terms not only enables you to discuss fashion on a whole new level, but can give you new clothing ideas and a history lesson to boot.  Enjoy! Aglet:  The plastic or metal tag at the […]

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10 Fashion Terms to know.

It’s time for the monthly installment of ten fashion terms to know. Some of them are obscure, others common knowledge.  The fashion/clothing industry never disappoints and is always evolving.  Thus, making sure I will have endless words to define for you. Basket Handbag- Originally a term used for a bag woven from reed to resemble […]

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10 Fashion Terms To Know

Each month I like to list ten different fashion terms and their meanings.  Sometimes, the terms are historical, some are modern, some are even no longer in use.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.  There are so many things to know! 1. Shirting- A term for any of a number of […]

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10 Fashion Terms For You To Know

Ever wonder what a fashion or clothing term means?  This is the place to find out!  Find  below 10 new terms for add to your vocabulary. Broche.  Pronounced Bro-shay.  Is a type of shawl from Scotland.  A woven garment that rotates between two different stripes of patterned and solid colors.  Popular in the early 1800’s. […]

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10 Fashion Terms to Know

Abraded Yarn: A continuous filament of man made yarn which has been rubbed to raise fuzz which increases bulk.  Then the yarn is twisted into two-ply. Two-ply yarn: A yarn made by combining two lightly twisted single yarns into one yarn. This makes the yarn stronger and durable. Baby Bunting: An infant’s outdoor sack that […]

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