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Labels and Packaging

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:40+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Services|

We've come to end in our series of blog posts about the stages of our manufacturing process! Labels and Packaging are the final touch to your garments before they are complete. Clients can overlook this stage which adds a final touch to your garments. Labels and packaging can provide a first impression of your brand and its [...]

Great British Knitwear

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:40+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Industry News, Made in the UK, Manufacturers, Services, Suppliers, Uncategorized|

At Bridge & Stitch, the majority of projects that we have worked on in the past consist of jersey and woven products as well as cut and sew knitted garments. With a database of over 160 factories, which continues to grow, over 20 of these factories specialise in knitwear which can offer fully fashioned knitted [...]

Trim and Embellishments

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:41+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Bridge & Stitch HQ, Services|

Often trims and embellishments are added at the end of production, however sometimes they are applied to the fabric before production begins. We offer a wide range of trims and embellishments, including buttons, ribbons, zips, poppers, printing, tape, draw cords, elastic, patches, studs, embroidery, toggles, buckles, flock, rubber tabs, eyelets, aglets, hook and eyes, velcro, [...]

Production

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:43+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Services|

Production - when your garments finally get made! We have nearly reached the end of our manufacturing process. All tech packs, fabrics, trims and patterns are sent to the factory for production. Bridge & Stitch provide operational and logistical support to ensure that the correct amount of components are ordered and reach the factory in [...]

Godfidence

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:43+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Clients, Projects|

One of our clients has recently launched his lookbook for his brand; Godfidence. We have been working with him on producing a small menswear range of t-shirts and hoodies - although you can see in the pics below, they look just as nice on ladies. Godfidence aims to sell basic clothing with a new vision, [...]

Cutting

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:43+00:00 September 26th, 2016|Services|

Cutting is the final stage before production. This is where your fabric is cut into the pieces which make up your garment before they are sewn together. Once your garment is cut, you can no longer change the style, fabric or fit of the garment. Usually the fabric is rolled out in layers and cut [...]

Premiere Vision

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:43+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Last week our director Rachael and I were in wonderful Paris for Premiere Vision AW 17/18 collections. Along with tens of thousands of other textiles/fashion professionals, we arrived at the Parc des Expositions excited to see the world’s major fabric suppliers, designers and manufacturers join together to present their AW 17/18 collections. So, for two [...]

George’s Time Here at Bridge & Stitch

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:43+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Bridge & Stitch HQ|

For the whole of summer, I have been visiting Jenny here as an intern at the Bridge & Stitch Bristol office in Pithay studios. My name is Georgina and I am a Fashion and Textiles undergraduate at Portsmouth University. I was welcomed into the Bridge & Stitch team to gain some experience in the industry [...]

Grading

By | 2018-04-08T16:24:44+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Bridge & Stitch HQ, Services|

Once you are happy with the fit of your garment, we can grade your master pattern to make the patterns for the different sizes. Grading in process! Once the sample has been approved a grading specification sheet can be produced. The measurements from your master pattern are increased or decreased to UK Sizing [...]