Major Difference between Accessories and Trimmings
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Badda, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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Trimmings and Accessories Used in Apparel Industry:
In garments manufacturing, fabrics is not the only material to make a garments. Several equipments are used here for both decorative and functional purposes. Where some are called trimmings and others are called accessories. But there’s so many who don’t know actually what is the difference between trimmings and accessories. As its importance, now I will present a table, by which you can easily differentiate between trimmings and accessories.
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Difference between Trimmings and Accessories:
The main key differences are mentioned in the below in part by part:
The materials which are attached with the body of garments by sewing are termed as trimmings.
The materials which are not attached with the body of garments by sewing, only used for garments finishing and packing are termed as accessories
Trimmings are the ultimate materials that are attached with the garments while using by the end users.
Accessories are the ultimate materials that are not attached with the garments while using by the end users.
Trimmings are used as functional purposes.
Accessories are used as decorative purposes.
Sewing Thread, Button, Interlining etc.
Carton, Gum Tape, Poly bag etc.