DCSW Design Labs

A Design lab concept form DCSW – A resource center for fashion designers. Our lab works hand in hand with preferred manufacturing plants to provide production assistance to our designers. If you are interested in learning more, please fill out the submission form below to schedule a complimentary call with our our design team.

Services We Offer

MARKET RESEARCH

  • Trends
  • Product type 
  • Color 
  • Price point
  • Sizing
  • Fabrication

SOURCING

  • Fabric 
  • Manufacturing plants – Boutique and Mass production
  • Garment types – Swimwear, Resort Wear, Lingerie, Underwear, Activewear, Sportswear Ready to wear, T shirts, Denims, Jersey’s

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

1.Custom colors, prints and trims:

  • Trim/fabric sourcing
  • Lab Dip request and approval
  • Print artwork 
  • Request and approval
  • Production yardage approval
  • MOQ/MCQ surcharges management
  1. Open Market colors, prints and trims:
  • Assistance in sourcing of matching colors and prints

DESIGN

  1. Assistance with the initial built of the collection:
  • Mood boards, inspiration
  • Selection of colors
  • Selection of prints
  • Selection of fabrics
  • Selection of product types
  • SKU count
  • Pricing
  • Sizing
  • Delivery windows
  1. Assistance with final overview of the collection
  2. CAD design assistance
  • Inspiration interpretation
  • Black and white flat sketches on AI/Photoshop
  • Colored flat sketches on AI/Photoshop
  • Building of storyboards

TECH DESIGN

  • TechPacks
  • BOMs
  • Grading rules
  • Measurement guides
  • Folding instructions
  • Communication with factories
  • Sample Fittings
  • Fit comments

GRAPHIC DESIGN 

  • Print artwork design
  • Trim and Hardware design
  • Logo design
  • Packaging design
  • Size label design
  • Hangtag design
  • Lookbook design
  • Linesheets
  • Marketing materials design

Expansion Opportunities:

Photography: Collaboration with photographers and models

Designer Submission Form

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