Don't let production get you down! Work Less. Be Happy. Make a Profit.

Top quality apparel manufacturing with fast turnaround.

Located in the heart of the fashion district in downtown Los Angeles, 5 Thread Factory provides a service driven apparel manufacturing solution.

We specialize in full package production, offering a vertical factory solution.

Our services include design development, fabric development and sourcing, product development and full package production.

Everything is done in-house. We do not outsource!


Take your concept drawings and reference materials to these factories. They will assist in refining your concept and thinking through the components involved in the Making Process.


We provide pattern-making services for jobs tied to an immediate production. 1st Patterns and revisions. Your pattern is arguably your most important asset. You want a good pattern for each of your designs. Our production-ready patterns include detailed sketches and sewing instructions. If you pay for your pattern, you own your pattern. We don't hold patterns hostage! It's your asset. If you need them, you can take them.


We work with the top knitters in Los Angeles to develop and produce almost any type of fabric your production requires.


We offer prototyping, sample development and duplicates as part of our development packages. Sew-by production samples must match your patterns. We make sure this happens. Don't cut this process short. If you don't take care of your development, production challenges will emerge. A well executed development plan leads to a quality production.


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


We can manage your entire production or provide production services as needed. We don't have strict minimums but will recommend certain minimums for costing purposes only. We offer fast turnaround on both low volume and high volume production.