Garment Trims

Material components that are added on the garment, other than the fabric are called fabric trims or garment accessories. Material which is used in the sewing room other than the fabric to make a garment, are trims. They are directly attached to the fabric to make garments.

Garment Trims

Trims can be threads, buttons, lining, beads, zippers, motifs, patches etc. They add a style quotient to the overall look of the wearer. A basic garment looks appealing with these tiny details that are an attraction to other people. These can be used for surface ornamentation or to give the garment heavy look. Garment trims look alluring and add aesthetic touch to the wearer.



Buttons are fasteners used in junction with buttonhole for fastening of garments. Buttons have a functional purpose and decorative purpose. They can be made up of wood, acrylic, metal etc. which defines the durability of button. Buttons can be further divided on the basis of number of holes. Plastic buttons are affordable, matte and widely used in garments.  Metal buttons are used in denim pants and trousers. Wooden buttons are used for decorative and functional purpose. These buttons are very popular because of their designs and they add rich look to the wearer.



Zippers are the garment trims which are used to open and close special parts of a garment. They have a decorative purpose wherein, they are used to enhance the beauty of craft projects. Zippers are used in making trousers and jackets. They are an essential component which is used to open and close special parts of garment. Zipper, formally known as a clasp locker, is used for binding the edges of opening of a fabric or any other product like a bag. Wholesale zippers are available indifferent sizes, shapes and colors. These zippers can also be used as a decorative embellishment by fixing it with glue on any product. Zipper strength is important and it is tested for its flatness and straightness. This garment accessory is quality tested on parameters like top stop holding strength, bottom stop holding strength, box holding strength to ensure durable performance, features like durability, perfect finish and longer functional life.



Beads are an intricate part of high fashion garments and have been used in fashion designing for a long time. Seed beads are used widely in jewellery making and hand embroidery to stitch and create masterpieces for the fashion industry and jewellery industry. Preciosa & Miyuki Seed Beads are known for their quality and consistency. Seed beads are also known by the following names Czech glass beads, Miyuki seed beads, Glass beads, Miyuki Delica beads, Toho seed beads, Swarovski crystal beads, Art beads, Fusion Beads, Nalki beads, Miyuki beads, Cutdana beads, Delica Beads, Preciosa beads, Embroidery beads or Bugle Beads. Crystal beads are made from highly polished machine cut Czech glass. They are available in multiple shapes like rondelle, briolette, drop, round, bicone, cubic, conical and drum. Plastic beads are used in machine embroidery and have holes in them to sew. Acrylic Beads are widely used in jewellery making because of their smooth finish and texture. 



Motifs and patches are elements on any fabric or product that are a visual treat. These motifs and patches are often repeated in a pattern or design or may just occur once in any piece of work. Decorative art can be defined by a number of elements called Motifs. These patches or motifs may or may not create symbolic significance. Sew on patches are the ornamental additions on apparel products and can even be used to adorn handbags, clutches etc. Patches for clothes are finished to a high standard and often embellished with beads, sequins or embroidered lace. Motif designs may vary and are available in different styles to add visual symbolism to a basic product.



Polyester threads are rapidly replacing rayon threads. These threads are the first choice for embroidery and stitching. Polyester yarn is known for high sheen and standing up to wash and bleach. Polyester has a natural UV resistance which makes it first choice for most tailoring requirements. These threads look, feel, sew and perform like nylon. These dye-able polyester threads could be used in woven garments, hosiery, leather garments, and jeans and also for ready made garments.

The Design Cart offers you a large number of fabric trims in wholesale prices.


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