Expert product develpment services supporting the sewn product industry. 33 years experience in developing apparel and accessories in the major industry locations of San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York.
Bringing product to Life. Offering all development services, concept to production. I work with other professionals to provide Pattern making, Grading, Specifications for Measurements and Construction, Marking, Graphic Design (creative and technical) and Factory referrals. Everything needed to develop product and prepare for manufacture. A high quality product that performs well in it's intended use is our goal.
Custom Block Development available as a service based on your company standards.
Sourcing of fabric, trims and referrals to domestic and international factories. I regularly attend the LA International Textile Show for current fabrics.
Business consulting and planning.
Vistis available to my San Francisco studio with optional meetings by telephone.
Training on PAD pattern making software.
Product, our measurement manuals provide detailed specifications for the development of product and factory quality control. Find those at theFitBlock.com. We also have basic styles in patterns for download.
Graduate of Otis Art Institute/Parsons School of Design. Experience
Here is a partial list of the Companies I have worked with:
Outerwear, Workwear and Fuctional Apparel: Patagonia, Erickson Outdoors, the North Face, Sierra Designs, Edgevale USA, Titleist Foot Joy, Ibex, Giro and Kitsbow Cycling Apparel.
Womens and Childrens wear: DKNY, Ann Taylor, Bloomingdale's Private Label kids, Nautica,Esprit, Gymboree, Athleta, Title 9, Ariat
Uniforms: National Forest Service and an International Organization