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1
Q

Name 4 traditional size ranges for woman.

A
Misses
Juniors
Petites
Woman & half sizes
*tweens
2
Q

List 3 sources designers use for inspiration of their clothing lines.

A

Music
Lifestyle (Yoga)
Nature (Spring/Summer)

3
Q

1 job responsibility of a Creative Designer

A

Creating design samples

4
Q

1 job of a Technical Designer.

A

Perfection of style and fit.

5
Q

What is the use of the Spec Sheet? List 4 pieces of info it should have.

A
Spec Sheet is a detailed sheet outlining the key points about a product: Style #
Fabric content
Measurements
Season
Seam allowance
6
Q

There are 3 types of Apparel Producers. Name one type.

A

Manufacturers
Wholesalers
Contractor

7
Q

3 steps in merchandising a clothing line.

A

Line planning
Line development
Line presentation

8
Q

Define supply chain, and what is crucial to keeping the supply chain operating?

A

Goods sent away in order to have different processes applied to them.
Good communication is crucial.

9
Q

5 departments from your field trip. Briefly describe the work carried out in each.

A
Designers- design new collections
Pattern drafting- draft patterns
Seamstresses- sewing patterns together
Sales- sells the made products
Studio manager-
10
Q

What must companies do in order to meet market demands on time?

A

Going offshore

Drop shipping

11
Q

Work in progress?

A

Refers to the # of garments that are in process to be made

12
Q

2 types of plant layouts used in factories

A

Line layout OR product oriented layout.

Skill centre layout OR process oriented layout

13
Q

Name 3 stages of assuring quality.

A

Production quality assurance
Quality assurance during production
Post production quality assurance

14
Q

List 5 areas that a design company will focus on to sell the garment.

A
Age group
Social groups
Wants
Needs
Trends