On the tenth floor of 254 West 35th Street, there lies a magical place where you clothing designs turn into garments that “real” women (and men) can wear. This place is known as Create-a-Marker. Founded by Paul Cavazza, who grew up in the textile industry, Create-a-Marker specializes in marker-making and pattern grading. Pattern grading is when you change the dimensions of a pattern to make it proportionally fit a model. Marker making is the most efficient way to lay out Overall, the trip was very fun and I learned a lot.