Industry Visit to Texport Apparels LLP

Department of Fashion Design organized an industrial visit to Texport Apparels LLP” Plot # 427, 4th Phase, 12th Cross Road, Peenya Industrial Area, Bangalore on 6 September 2022. I, III semester B. Des Fashion Design and I semester M. Des Fashion Design students were divided into 2 groups and visited all departments of the industry accompanied by faculty members Dr Mamatha G Hegde and Ms Nagaveni K. The Visit was exciting, thought ‑provoking and inspiring. This type of practical exposure and, interaction with concerned departmental heads such as sampling, production, finishing and, quality helped the students a lot in learning the garment production process which is a part of the course curriculum. Each of the section demonstrations i.e., fabric sourcing, storage, shrink test, fabric defect checking, packaging, trim section, spreading, laying, pattern cutting by using a straight knife, band knife, sorting, bundling, stitching by using different industrial machines for each of garment components, pressing etc. was really amazing. Explanation, hospitality and, support given by Industry managers and head staffs were too good. Students were able to grasp the actual working process and challenges in the apparel manufacturing.