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We understand that you can’t understand or know all it takes to launch an apparel line and sometimes you just need advice or a little education on part of the process. We are happy to offer an hourly consulting package for just these instances.

Custom Apparel Source offers many years of experience, creativity, and knowledge in launching, merchandising, producing and marketing brands. Our team is available for assisting companies such as yours to solve creative, production, and marketing challenges outside of our general services offerings.

We provide our own vast experience, confidentiality, reliability, and expertise to accomplish objectives both large and small that make a significant impact on the launch or re-emergence of brands into the market. Our relationships extend into multiple areas of the industry from fabric sourcing, pattern makers, printers, factory owners, marketing gurus, logistics, warehousing and our ability to solve complex problems.

Apparel Design and Manufacturing Consulting Packages 

List of services in our Packages:

  1. Logo Design – Creating a logo for your brand is the most important step. We know how to create the perfect logo for marketing and for apparel production.
  2. Work closely with buyers, manufacturers and apparel designers to facilitate all aspects from concept to design and final development
  3. Create original designs in Illustrator
  4. Recommend using existing apparel blanks such as Next Level, Gildan or Anvil
  5. Apparel pattern development
  6. Graphic Design – graphics, logos, catalog, look books, packaging and any print needed
  7. Sourcing – find the sources you need U.S. or international
  8. Custom sample production
  9. Apparel photoshoots
  10. Prepare package design such as hang tags, poly bag, POP display as examples
  11. Develop business contracts between client and vendors and Custom Apparel Source
  12. Protect the brand legally!!
  13. Shipping/FOB – Freight on Board account established for domestic and international shipping
  14. Assist in all aspects of daily follow-up with external and internal business partners
  15. Work closely with our distribution centers and marketing team for e-commerce development and fulfillment


This is our most popular package for start-ups. We will guide you through the entire process of starting a line, develop your brand, design the logo (even the business card) and most importantly your garment either the graphics or the actual pattern. These services include all but not exclusive to consulting, review of current line/idea, graphic design, sourcing, producing samples, pricing and overseeing the order – right to your doorstep. This package provides a lower hourly rate and ordering all garments, materials and all that is needed for your line exclusively through Custom Apparel Source. The Package you choose is paid up front in order to receive the discount.
Contact [email protected] for more information. 


Whether you are ready to produce an item or just starting to explore, you need to equip yourself with a the correct knowledge and guidance, so you can launch your items with ease and avoid costly mistakes.
Confidential review is available via in-person at our Charlotte, NC location, video chat or phone call. 
Time: 30 minutes file review and up to 1 1/2 hour consultation time. 

Apparel LIne Review

To speak personally to Custom Apparel Source to review your line or ask questions please feel free to call or email to select the right package to get started:
[email protected]