Tom's Sons International Pleating
Since 1931, Tom's Sons International Pleating has been a family owned fabric and textile pleating business. Our full service facility located in the heart of New York City’s Garment District offers all aspects of pleating services, from sample development to production. Quality is our legacy and a heritage that we work tirelessly to uphold. Our family master craftspeople posses a level of artistry and unsurpassed technical design skill that has been acquired and passed down through five generations of expertise in this industry.
The Cheeky Mask
The Cheeky Mask is made to compliment the cheek bones and eyes; while keeping the nose and mouth covered, this smaller shape creates a more flattering fit, contouring exceptionally well on narrow faces.
Our masks are made from recovered textile waste and produced 100% in NYC.
Shop our book!
Pleating: Fundamentals for Fashion Design is the first book ever written solely on the subject of pleating. With more than 300 photos of pleated, high-fashion creations and practical diagrams to follow, this book offers the basics needed to understand and use fabric pleating successfully. Step-by-step explanations show you how, by understanding the types of pleats and their requirements, you can improve your design's creation process, budget planning, and "wow" factor. The concepts and definitions clearly explained in this book will allow everyone from home sewers to seasoned professionals to properly execute and communicate designs to others in the industry. This is an essential reference for designers, seamstresses, pattern makers, costumers, factory owners, students, and everyone involved in fashion.