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Charles Quand
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Charles Quand's Discussions

Production Costing...what is rational, what is greedy, what is covering your butt and when to admit you do not have a clue

Started this discussion. Last reply by JomsyFashion Jul 21, 2012. 2 Replies

A wise old friend who was the chief production man at 205 W 39th Street 6th Floor (trivia answers welcome WHO IS THAT!?) had taught me something very basic...made our business relationship very…Continue

Rant: To those factory owners who post boiler plate messages without even acknowledging the question posted

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nancy Lim Oct 28, 2010. 3 Replies

Dear Factory owners throughout the world,We are talking about a group of entrepreneurs who wish to begin the journey in designing and producing their own clothing line. It doesnt really help if you…Continue

Tags: designers, newbies, help, production, rant

Need Patternmaker/Samplemaker

Started this discussion. Last reply by jonathan Batac Oct 19, 2012. 4 Replies

Help! Need freelance patternmaker/samplemaker in Atlanta , GA ....Vancouver, BC....Cleveland OHFor various projects....costing has to be reasonable.what i need...1. hard paper pattern2. knowledge of…Continue

Tags: technical, design, samplemaking, patternmaking, samples

PUTTING YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW - Pre-production, Funding, Doing the right thing

Started Apr 15, 2010 0 Replies

In this thread you may ask and answer concerns and situations that may or have occurred. If you had a discussion with a fabric vendor and he is talking in a language you don't understand...are you…Continue

Tags: pre-production, fabric, friendship, production, startups


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Where do you live? (country or state)
Do you work in the fashion industry?
I work in fashion
About Me
14+ years manufacturing professional in cut and sew knits, denim, and sweaters. Solid pre-production, cheap and Liz Claiborne, Limited level patterns, spec sheets, samples and tech packs. I train you or do it for you. I find the factories that are responsible, make things quickly at a reasonable price, and deliver smiles from your customers. I teach you budgeting, cost analysis, and time action management. Because FASHION DESIGN IS A BUSINESS! not a toy.
Fashion Industry Experience
14 years - 80 person factory in NY with a who's who client list
4 years - Mexican plant with 120 people doing uniforms
All the time - teaching new designers how to get the garment to market.
Favorite Fashion Designer or Fashion Brand
Old Navy Claude Montana
What is your favorite fashion website? (list the WEBSITE address)
Over 18
What is hot in fashion this year?
Military and Flower Power

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At 6:08am on June 5, 2010, Abdullah Al Mamun Russell said…
this is Russell from Bangladesh, manufacturer of garments. we also act as buying agents of some UK and US customer here. if you have interest at Bangladesh garments industry then please let meeee........
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At 1:44am on May 18, 2010, Sarmistha Goswami said…
Hi Charles.
How r u doing?
Thanks for your post.
Well,I am planning to open up my boutique in Germany. Looking for sampling units in India because am based out of India at present.I will be moving to Hamburg in 2 months and will be holding an exhibition of my line of Indo-western clothes and accessories. You are most welcome to take a look at my work. Will send you an invite once I finalize on the dates.
Its really nice knowing you and will sure get in touch with you in the near future.
At 2:32pm on April 20, 2010, Apparel1 said…
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