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The institute at Gandhinagar has a Resource Centre, a key wing of the institute which consists of the Library Wing and Material Wing.

Resource Center

Library Wing

The library consists of varied books covering information regarding garments, fashion and technology. The wing also subscribes to fashion journals and fashion forecast. Videotapes, Slides and CD-ROM are a part of this wing from where visual information can be collected. It provides various publications (Fashion periodical Index, Bibliographies on request, Subject/Picture files) to the members.

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Material Wing

The material wing consists of Textiles, costumes, finding and accessories.

Textiles : The textile collection contains a fully documented collection of woven and printed patterns created for apparel and home furnishings. In response to the needs of garment exports, the Resource Centre has built a collection of fabrics being specifically produced of garment exporters. The latest international fabrics procured from leading trend services are also the part of the textile collection.

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Costumes : The costume collection consists of well-known designer's clothing and regional costumes of India. It also includes the award winning designs of each graduating class of Fashion Design students.

Findings : Functional materials such as zippers, elastic, buttons, embellishments interfacing, linings and other materials needed to complete the garments are to be found in the Findings Collection.

Accessories : A variety of belts, bags, costume jewellery, yarn craft etc. are to be found here.

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Trend Information:

The NIFT Gandhinagar Resource Centre now avails you the forecast, which is an important phenomenon in the fashion and garment industry. The forecast helps industry to select upcoming colors, silhouettes, fabrics well in advance for the four seasons; spring, summer, autumn & winter. Here one benefits with information on Menswear, Womenswear and Children wear, which includes descriptions, sketches, fabric's swatches and color samples. They also indicate trends for a particular target market.

For further benefits of industry fashion forecast seminars are held, where the trend information is presented well ahead of the time for the industry to ready their products to hit the market in time.