What Happens When You Sunburst Pleat Striped Fabric?

Posted by on June 21, 2012 in Recent Blog Post, Samples | 3 comments

What Happens When You Sunburst Pleat Striped Fabric?

This is the coolest thing.  Obviously printed fabric looks different when pleated.  Usually the end result is beautiful, but sometimes it is not.  However when pleating lines and geometric shapes the results are sometimes stunning.  See for yourself!

Below is a picture of a half circle pannel to be pleated (Before):

Striped fabric before it is pleated


This is what you get after pleating:

pleated striped fabric in the pleating pattern, international pleating service, fabric optical illusion

striped fabric sunburst pleating, back and white fabric manipulation

couture pleated striped fabric, pleating service in NYC

avante guard pleating, crazy pleating, cool pleating effects, pleated stripes

cool black and white pleated striped fabric, international pleating, toms sons pleating

black and white herringbone pleat, black and white chevron pleating, international pleating

chevron striped pleated fabric, optical illusion pleating, international pleating


Stay tuned…I’ll be posting some more crazy looking pleats :-)




  1. Love, love,love what you did! More, please!

    • Thanks Linda…don’t worry. We have more coming :-)

  2. Wow imagine the posibilities


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