The Evans Group

Vertically-Integrated Development & Production Houses in Los Angeles & San Francisco. Promoting Independent Design & Craftsmanship Est 2005.

The Evans Group is a fashion development and production company promoting independent design and craftsmanship. Services range from making patterns and samples for the runway and showroom, to filling production orders without minimums. Since 2005, The Evans Group has developed and produced more than 400 clothing lines in it's vertically-integrated facilities in Los Angeles and since 2010 at it's San Francisco location, The Factory. Acclaimed locally and nationally for its quality and effort to preserve domestic jobs, The Evans Group serves as a leader in the domestic apparel manufacturing movement.

Ideation

The Evans Group is a vertically-integrated development and production house with all work completed by full-time, year-round employees. We specialize in working with emerging and high-end designers on the development and launch of their collections. Our services include consultation and planning, developing patterns and samples, and fulfilling production without minimums.

Pattern-Making

Our team of 4 patternmakers, 4 samplemakers, and 6 duplicate/small volume production sewers specialize in making high-quality patterns guaranteed to meet your specifications. With each patternmaker having a speciality, we are able to match your project to the perfect craftsman for your line, and ensure your specifications are met precisely, in the first fitting.

Materials

We work with many emerging designers who may need assistance selecting and sourcing their fabrics and trims. Our in-house specialist can help make this process easy, affordable, and hassle-free. We do this by personally taking you to the source, selecting fabrics for you, or sending you the names of sources. Whichever method you prefer, we always connect you directly with the source, so you can purchase and work with that source directly.

Sample-Making

We have worked with over 400 designers on the development of their collection at The Evans Group. We specializes in high-quality samples, guaranteed to be delivered on-time. All of our seamstresses are highly-skilled, from taking part in our training program, to ensure the sewing meets your specifications perfectly.

Tooling

Tooling factories produce custom tools that accelerate the production time of the end product.

Production

The Evans Group has 2 production teams, allowing for small, and large volume production fulfillment. Our team of small volume production sewers specialize in small volume (1-50pc/style), quick-turn and high-end production. Our team of high volume seamstresses provide production for styles with 100+ units, at very competitive rates. Both teams are highly-skilled, from our in-house training program, providing a verstille group capable of high-end projects projects in most categories (excluding swimwear or lingerie).