Labels that are used on cartons or poly bags
are typically "sticker labels". This means that they have a
sticky substance on the back side of the label that acts as an
adhesive to allow the label to stick onto the carton or bag.
The garment labels are typically attached by sewing.
However, some are attached by heat seal or other adhering method.
Garment labeling is also achieved by use of
hangtags, size strips, etc. For example, a hangtag can be used
to identify the garment with brand markings. Essentially, this
alerts the consumer to the brand or label of the clothing.
Although it is
not an actual label to be put on clothing, you may want to learn the
meaning of an
Fashion designers that create an eponymous brand do use garment
labels with the name.