Why Is It So Hard to Find Clothes That Fit?!

Fit is a vaguely defined, complexly intertwined technical and emotional topic.  Each individual has a different definition of how they want their clothing to fit. The way that we use words to describe fit even varies from one person to another. ‘Baggy’ to one person may look like something different to someone else.  Brands often use words like athletic, skinny, curvy, classic, or slim.  They intend to describe the style of a garment, but this secondary definition.  This as it may relate to fit or to a body type within their customer base.

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The Best Artificial Intelligence Tools In The Fashion Industry

The Best Artificial Intelligence Tools In The Fashion Industry

Billboards about Artificial Intelligence have been lining Highway 101 in San Francisco for as long as I've lived here, over 3 years.  As I talk to people about AI they wonder, what does someone interested in Fashion care about Artificial Intelligence?  Now is the time, more than ever when years of research are being applied to industry.  We've seen projects like IBM's Watson market to a wide range of industries and entrepreneurs looking for opportunities to Innovate (with a capital "I".)

So what are some of the most interesting things happening with AI in the Fashion Industry?  Here are the top 3.

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Fundamentals of Knitting: Everyday Knits​ and How They’re Made

Fundamentals of Knitting: Everyday Knits​ and How They’re Made

There are a few things we all have in common. One of them is that we get dressed every day. (Okay fine… probably.) We could even get more specific. We all have knitted things in our wardrobe ranging across a variety of gauges. From fine t-shirts and leggings to socks and coarser gauge sweaters. Each of these categories of knits is made using different specialized knitting machines.

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