We now have a new style for brides-to-be. It’s a sunburst pleated veil that can be made out of tulle or net. These beautiful veils can be made to any length, as shown in the pictures below. You also have the option to order just the pleated fabric from us and send it to […]
Pleating is defined as the systematic folding of fabric. Now, I’m sure you know what a ninja is but look at the origin of the word. According to dictionary.com, nin- = endure and -ja/-sha = person. Therefore, we can conclude that a #pleatninja is a person that endures to master the art of pleating Sounds reasonable, but I did make that up!
Jie Li, one of our clients, made this collar. It is a perfect example of fabric manipulation. She is a very talented fashion design student from Parsons School of Design, who uses our pleating services. The two toned collar is made from 100% silk chiffon and was pleated to 1cm accordion pleat. Once the garment is complete, we will show you the finished product. Very exciting!
This gorgeous bikini was designed by Diane Raulston. But we can take credit for the pleated Spandex trim. The first company that tried to pleat this was unsuccessful. Spandex type fabrics are very rubbery and difficult to stay pleated – even more difficult than silk. We used the proper pleating technique for this type of fabric and […] The post Pleated Bikini Trim appeared first on Tom's Sons International Pleating.
Using polyester organza and polyester chiffon, we have created these beautiful flower petals and leaves. They can also be made with silk or other types of fabric. The cost for these flowers is between $5 and $40 each, depending on the quantity ordered, fullness of the flower, and color of the pearl edge trim. Some of […] The post Organza Pleated Flowers appeared first on Tom's Sons International Pleating.