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27 Jul 2011
Menswear Fastenings

Burberry Prorsum, Menswear, SS12. Although buttons and zips are always used in abundance in the collections it was nice to...

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31 May 2011
Hook and Bar Closures

Dior Homme, AW11, Paris. A hook and bar fastening is a popular choice for the closure on tailored trousers, skirts...

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25 May 2011
Open-ended zips at Maison Martin Margiela

Maison Martin Margiela, AW11, Paris. In the high end ready-to-wear collections it is quite rare to see a zip hanging...

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17 May 2011
Tailor’s Shears and Rotary Cutters

Tailoring Shears from Niwaki with total length 9". When you have spent hours perfecting and refining a pattern to perfection,...

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07 Apr 2011
Metal Hardware at Lanvin

Lanvin, AW11, Paris. There was a beautiful little metal detail in the recent Lanvin collection which I thought was worth...

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16 Mar 2011
Grading Rulers and French Curves

Grading ruler and set of french curves. No self respecting pattern maker likes to be without an accurate ruler. The...

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