Open Access Opinion

The Case for Clothing Construction

Kelley C Coffeen* and Sharon J Bartley

New Mexico State University, USA

Corresponding Author

Received Date: February 26, 2019;  Published Date: March 08, 2019


The fashion industry employs about 1.8 million people in the United States. The industry includes high-value occupations-- fashion and textiles designers, market research analysts, textile researchers and developers, computer systems developers, patternmakers, garment manufacturers, marketing, supply chain management, and wholesale buyers, along with retailers [1]. The career opportunities are diverse and expansive, with innovation evolving with an increasing demand for fashion-related skills.

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