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Garment dyeing

Posted by Tsuyoshi Uchiyama on

All Square One products are garment-dyed to order right here in Los Angeles. We cut and sew the fabric first, we then dye the finished products after they are already sewn. Garment dyeing is the name given to a process pioneered by Massimo Osti and his collaborators for Square One in the early 1970s in which a garment – usually made from white or raw un-coloured fabric – is only dyed as a final manufacturing step subsequent to being fully-fashioned as opposed to the conventional method of manufacturing garments from pre-dyed fabrics. While the technique of garment dyeing has long...

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