Your Ideas. Our Expertise

Your ideas. Our Expertise.

The Apparel Agency is a solution based development and production management firm offering an extensive range of services, plans and products to the apparel industry.

We provide accessible and affordable options for new and existing brands who are looking for comprehensive development from industry experts.

Our facility hosts in-house sourcing, creative and technical design, patternmaking, sample making and small batch domestic manufacturing.

Our zero-minimum production solutions are available for a wide range of products including women's, men's, children's, activewear, athleisure, swim/lingerie and more!

Our services include:
Research & Planning using WGSN & InStock
Sourcing and Resource Management
Design Development (CAD's, Merchandising, Tech Packs)
Patternmaking... (more)

Ideation

We take clients from concept to consumer. All we need is your ideas and the rest is history! Whether you need a little or a lot, our plans and services are sure to accommodate you at any level. For more comprehensive ideation, we work with WGSN and InStock to build research and trend reports and assortment plans.

Pattern-Making

Our pattern library boasts hundreds of pattern blocks for Men's, Women's, Children's, Tween and more. Whether we are customizing to fit your specifications or drafting your unique design ideas from scratch we can accommodate any pattern request. All patterns are delivered in a digital file (no need to search for another service or pay extra!) And if you need grading and marking we can get it done. Pattern assessments and revisions are available upon request as part of our pre-production services.

Materials

We have an extensive database of vendors and suppliers from fabric to trims to printing, and more. Curated from over 10 years of tradeshow sourcing and working with our preferred vendors for development and production projects, we provide sourcing solutions to fit your project needs. Our In-stock materials include knit and woven muslin, elastic, zippers and binding for prototyping purposes. We offer full-package production pricing for quantities that reach full consumption with vendor minimums. Ask us for more details!

Sample-Making

The Apparel Agency Sample Makers are specially trained in new development and sample making. With a high level of skill and production knowledge, we work seamlessly with our technical design and patternmaking department to ensure your success in production through quality prototypes and samples.

Tooling

Our product development team can assist with file set-up for printing, embroidery, labels, hangtags and packaging, as well as preparation for dye and tool requirements, custom dye and wash, trims, hardware, accessories and fabrications.

Production

Our domestic production can accommodate low to high volume with competitive pricing. We also work with clients to place production overseas using our trusted factory partners, providing the pre-production and management services needed from conception to landing final goods. Ask us about our small business distribution solutions - a perfect fit for new brands in need of customized fulfillment!