Sewing Wisdom

Have you seen a lot of denim lately?  Don’t worry, you will.  We’re not talking about the “Canadian tuxedo” made (in)famous when Brittany and Justin were dating. Today we have new finishes, surface treatments and detailing that will be vital to your next denim collection and retail mix.  Thanks to Trendstop and Premiere Vision in Paris, […]

Here at PFI we’re finishing our Lingerie: Intimates class and heading into a new Activewear class. This has us thinking of fabrics. Which ones should we choose? With a little research, we found some exciting stretch prints that take us beyond the boring into ooo-la-la! Courtesy of Trendstop, we found four materials directions for the […]

Did you watch any of the New York Fashion Week last week?  No?  Then you missed some wonderful — as well as wacky shows.  Some of them brought us to new epiphanies of what can be done with texture, style, the human body and ethical choices.  Others, well, let’s just say that we won’t be […]