Apparel Trimmings

Apparel Trimmings
Start Date Duration Course Fee Application
-- 9 sessions (2.5 hours/session) and 1 examination (2.5 hours) HK$2,970 apply

It provides students with basic knowledge of common apparel trimmings, its sourcing and relation with apparel products

Course Content

  • The roles of trimmings in apparel products
  • The trimmings industry and market
  • Classification of trimmings: Types, features, functions, manufacturing and specifications
    • Closure (includes zippers, buttons, buckles and velcro)
    • Supporting and constructive materials (includes interlining, lining, shoulder pad and sewing threads)
    • Decorative materials (includes lace, emblem, sewing threads)
    • Brand identity trimmings (includes woven labels, printed labels, heat transfer labels and brand seals)
  • Product-based selection criteria of trimmings (includes jeanswear and men’s suits)
  • Apparel production and sourcing related issues
  • Quality factors and evaluation of trimmings
  • Costing of trimmings
  • Apparel product development versus trimmings development





Pre-requisite NIL
Validity Period
Medium of Instruction Chinese (supplemented with English teaching materials)


Contact Miss Lai / Mr. Chen
Tel 2263 6335 / 2263 6386