Friday, March 22, 2019

Sizing Issue Round-up Part 1

One of the many fashion blogs I follow is Wardrobe Oxygen. Last week she published links to various articles on the issues around sizing in the fashion industry. I was surprised to see a source I have linked to in the past mainly because I think of it as a makers resource. I've read a lot of the archives due to my interest in pattern drafting and fit issues. There are so many good articles to link to I've broken the list into two parts. Here's the first part. All these ones are from Fashion-Incubator.

Why existing manufacturers don’t add plus sizes

Grading is not morphing

Why isn’t women’s clothing sized like men’s? pt.1

Why isn’t women’s clothing sized like men’s? pt.2

What is a size break?