Sampling

  • Pattern making and grading by western trained professionals.
  • Samples from sketches and/or tech packs or existing samples from your seamstress.
  • Average time to produce a sample is 2 weeks. A collection of 10 styles will take 2-3 weeks.
  • The sampling process is managed closely with the designer through emails and Skype.
  • Samples sent direct to you in 3 - 5 days.
  • We source fabric and trims for our clients but welcome also these to be supplied as required.

Types of Clothing

  • Menswear, Womenswear and Childrenswear in both knitted and wovens.  We only do mid to high end.
  • We have access to a wide range of fabrics by importing from China and work with select factories offering a broad range of machinery and capabilities. We also offer printing solutions. 
  • We don't produce accessories, low cost tee-shirts, knitted jumpers, underwear and swimwear or leather goods.  We do not do elaborate evening wear or bridal gowns. We can offer both MTM and RTW suiting.

Production

  • We work with volumes of 30 + per style, minimum 10 styles (total production + 300 units)
  • We work with all fabric types and source for you in the worlds biggest fabric market - China. Fabric sourcing takes 2 weeks. We offer printing solutions.
  • Average turnaround for a collection of 10 styles, 30 units of each is 4 weeks.
  • Labelling, hang tags and packaging offered so you receive your garments ready for delivery.
  • Freight services door - door by courier or air.

Cost

  • Production in SE Asia is typically 30-40% more economical than in Western countries. You will not compromise on quality, but benefit from lower costs. 
  • Source Studio charges the designer a management fee. We do not charge you until you have received your collection and are fully satisfied.
  • If you want general information on moving your production, we are happy to dedicate a 20 minute Skype call to designers interested in our services.  Please contact us indicating your request.