Project estimate preparation
Estimates for 2 types of projects:
* Development (Technical Design, CAD Patterns, Samples)
* Pre-production (marking & grading)

BEFORE requesting custom estimates using buttons below:
1) Confirm that your product is not in one of the categories we DON’T service
2) Make sure to provide EVERYTHING that each project type requires

Estimates for development may include:

1) Technical Flat Sketches
2) Technical Design
3) Base size body standard
4) Pattern Making
5) BOM Creation
6) Specialist fabric sourcing
7) Sample Cutting & Sewing
8) Fit session
9) Fabric Selection
10) Fabric Yield
11) Specialist "send out" management

Required to create development estimates:

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Fabric Swatches
Letter size swatches of fabrics you are using for the design being sampled
Sample
A product sample for every style being developed (even if it's very rough and needs changes)
Style Numbers
If you have more than one style, all samples must be labelled with a style number
Pattern
If you have a pattern, let us see it so that we can check that it's suitable for industrial assembly
  • 1st Estimate Item Shipment
  • Schedule
  • N/A
  • Ship items to our offices
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Ship items required for custom estimates

  • 1st Estimate Item Drop Off
  • Schedule
  • 10 minutes
  • Drop off items at our factory
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Drop off items required for custom estimates

Development Estimate

Estimates for development may include:

1) Technical Flat Sketches
2) Technical Design
3) Base size body standard
4) Pattern Making
5) BOM Creation
6) Specialist fabric sourcing
7) Sample Cutting & Sewing
8) Fit session
9) Fabric Selection
10) Fabric Yield
11) Specialist "send out" management

Required to create development estimates:

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Fabric Swatches
Letter size swatches of fabrics you are using for the design being sampled
Sample
A product sample for every style being developed (even if it's very rough and needs changes)
Style Numbers
If you have more than one style, all samples must be labelled with a style number
Pattern
If you have a pattern, let us see it so that we can check that it's suitable for industrial assembly
  • 1st Estimate Item Shipment
  • Schedule
  • N/A
  • Ship items to our offices
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Ship items required for custom estimates

  • 1st Estimate Item Drop Off
  • Schedule
  • 10 minutes
  • Drop off items at our factory
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Drop off items required for custom estimates

Pre-Production Estimate

Estimates for pre-production may include:

1) Grading specification
2) Grading rule set-up
3) CAD Pattern Grading (Only for patterns in PAD System V5 format)
4) Markers
5) Fabric & Trim allocations
6) Production fabric shrinkage testing

Required to create pre-production estimates:

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Target market sizing (required for Grading only)
Sizing chart of direct competitor to create grading
Sample by UDS
A sample made by Unlimited Design Services for every style requiring pre-production estimates
Pattern by UDS
Grading or Marking require patterns created or digitized and audited by Unlimited Design Services
Bill of Materials
Each sample must have corresponding BOM attached
Production breakdown (required for Marker only)
Anticipated quantity per style itemized by size and color
  • 1st Estimate Item Shipment
  • Schedule
  • N/A
  • Ship items to our offices
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Ship items required for custom estimates

  • 1st Estimate Item Drop Off
  • Schedule
  • 10 minutes
  • Drop off items at our factory
  • Request Custom Estimate?

    Drop off items required for custom estimates

How to get Production Estimate

Estimates for Cut & Sew Production (CMT) may include:

1) Production cutting (based on marker)
2) Special preparation before assembly (if required)
3) Trim preparation before assembly
4) Production sewing
5) Specialist "send out" management for production
6) Flat pack, tag or bag (if requested)

Production (CMT) estimates will only be created after development and sample completion by Unlimited Design Services (NO exceptions)

Estimates for Private Label Production include:

1) Fabric cost from available options for each style
2) Flat rate to cut and sew item from private label options
3) Trim preparation before assembly
4) Production sewing
5) Specialist "send out" management for production
6) Flat pack, tag or bag (if requested)

Private Label estimates are available online as new styles are offered