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Sizing in children’s wear industry •Infants: 0-24 months –Age/height/weight •Children’s –3-6 yrs –Boys 4-7 –Girls 2-6, 6X •Girls–7-11 yrs –Slim, regular, chubby –7-18 •Boys–7-17 yrs–8-20–Slim, regular, husky Fit •Good fit–Imp. to consumers–Attractive–Comfortable–A personal preference •Fit problems:–Design–Construction: seams–Solved through inspection: measuring seams. •Controlling fit:–Imp. b/c consistency builds loyalty–Done thru all steps of prodn. •Prototype checked on fit model •Form fitting-checking on mannequin •Mail-order-by providing measurements 5 Elements of Fit 1.Grain : •Must be cut on grain-cut probably •Lengthwise grain- parellel Down CF & CB from center of arm from shoulder to elbow and Down center of pant leg •Crosswise grain are Perpendicular to length of body @ bust, hip, upper arm
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course TMD 222 taught by Professor Susanhannel during the Spring '10 term at Cal Poly.

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5 notes - Sizing in childrens wear industry Infants: 0-24...

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