tips to spot high quality clothing that will last you for years
Most people must have bought expensive set of clothing thinking they made the right quality choice only for them to start pilling, fade, and fall apart after just 3-6 months.
If you’re tired of such clothing then its time to start Shopping smart by investing in quality clothes that look good and last longer.
Here’s a good set of tips to spot high-quality clothing when you’re shopping for something new:
Inspecting the stitching of the garment by grabbing the fabric on each side of a seam, and tug lightly to see how well the garment holds together. If there’s any sign of pulling apart, then its a sign of bad production. Because you wont want to end up buying add taking home something unraveling, missed stitches, loose stitches, snags, crooked lines, and other imperfections that can easily shred.
Unfinished edges are a sign of poor quality, Any quality outfit seams is expected to lay flat and are free of puckers and other irregularities. you should always Look at the seams of any outfit you’re thinking of buying to make sure they are accurate with checking the inside out and how the seams were finished.
Any quality clothing brand ensure that their product are always well-cut irrespective of the design. that’s because Cheaper brands try to save money by using as little fabric as possible to produce, leading to less room through the shoulders of a garment, uncomfortably short inseams, and clothes that don’t drape and fit well. trying of clothes before buying would be a good idea so as to know if they fit well as displayed on hangers.[bctt tweet=”good set of tips to spot high-quality clothing when you’re shopping for something new” username=”shegbodotcom”]
Normally plastic zips easily get spoilt, that is must good clothing brands do come with metal zippers that hardly break off. saying Plastic zippers are hard to zip (and keep zipped) without breaking in the middle after being zipped. in general plastic go off track, and they wear out quickly.
Match Up Patterns
A good clothing pattern should always be in line with the next. this can be in form of Wallpaper patterns they should match up at the seams, and so should fabric patterns. taking a good look at the seams of any garment you can easily see how much effort has gone into matching up patterns. any sloppy match-up is a sign that little care went into the construction.
always have it on mind that no quality clothing would live up to expectations without good maintenance and good care. so in general Quality clothes are investment. If you take care of them, they’ll hold up for years to come.
Additional tips to lookout for can be in form of:
- Quality Buttons and Button Holes
- Natural Fibers
- Spare Buttons