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103 – What does a manufacturer include in a cost price?

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102 – How does a textile mill thrive in 2020? David Collinge, John Spencer Textiles

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101 – Nine Manufacturing Trends for 2020 and Beyond

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Introducing Series 2 of the Make it British podcast

Series 2 Make it British Podcast

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Past Vintage: The making of a Made in England leathergoods brand

How do you start a high-end leathergoods brand made in the UK? Read about Jordan Kirby’s journey to find out… Jordan Kirby founded Past Vintage to create a high quality modern leather briefcase that is completely made in England. The right materials and manufacturer needed to be sourced to produce a top quality product.  Jordan talks…

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Made in UK Christmas Gifts for under £20

Secret Santa, stocking fillers and presents for class teachers; sometimes you need a Christmas gift that is fabulous but won’t blow your entire festive budget. We bring you our pick of British-made Christmas gifts that have plenty of wow factor, but are all £20 or under. BBCO BBCO is a headwear brand producing headgear for…

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6 Reasons why UK-made gifts are more sustainable

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Made in UK Christmas Gifts for Pets

Don’t forget a Christmas present for the pets (or their owners!) Take a look at our British-made gifts idea for pets and pet owners. Berkeley Dog Beds Berkeley Dog Beds make the finest British luxury dog beds. Not only do they look stunning, they are ultra-comfortable and 100% fit for purpose. Their beds are all…

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Made in UK Christmas Gifts for Him

Be inspired by our British-made Christmas Gifts for him. We’ll help you find Christmas presents men will love, all made right here in the UK. Barnes & Moore Barnes & Moore Ltd offer high quality mens small leather goods and bags, with an emphasis on function and simplicity. All their goods are handmade in England, using…

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Made in UK Christmas Gifts for Her

Struggling to find the perfect Christmas present for the women in your life? We have some great gift ideas for you, all made in Britain of course! Elizabeth Martin Elizabeth Martin designs for women with individual style, who enjoy life, love fashion and appreciate quality over quantity in their purchases. The designs are modern, using…

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10 Things that make British-made businesses great

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099 – Should raw materials come from the UK to call a product British?

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Made in UK Christmas Gifts for Kids

Made in UK Christmas gifts for kids

Need inspiration for fabulous Christmas gifts for the little people in your life? We have some brilliant ideas to keep your children’s Christmas gifts made-in-Britain. Beeboobuzz Beeboobuzz long sleeve baby vests are made from super-soft organic cotton, which is knitted and dyed in the UK. All their products are also manufactured in the UK. They come…

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098 – From Artist to Bespoke Gift Business – Corinne Lewis-Ward, Powder Butterfly

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WIN – An Artisan Soap Duo, Coconut Soap Dish and Natural Sisal Nail Brush Gift Set from Kalabash Bodycare

Kalabash Bodycare have teamed up with us to offer you the chance to win an Artisan Soap Duo, Coconut Soap Dish and Natural Sisal Nail Brush Gift Set Kalabash is an award-winning British artisan range of luxurious Caribbean-inspired natural and organic bodycare and cold process handcrafted soap which is vegan-friendly and cruelty-free. All Kalabash products are…

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097 – 13 Factories in 3 Days!

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Study finds UK Clothing Manufacturing is 47% Greener

Derbyshire fashion firm David Nieper has commissioned an academic report into the environmental impact of offshore manufacturing. The report highlights 47% less emissions are created by manufacturing clothes in the UK. The report, commissioned by UK clothing manufacturer David Nieper, was conducted by the University of Nottingham Energy Innovation and Collaboration team, has revealed the practice…

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096 – A visit to an umbrella factory – Richard Ince, James Ince & Sons

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095 – How to validate your UK-made product idea

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WIN – Two Sets of Mulled Trees Sleepwear from Didi + Bud

Didi + Bud have teamed up with us to offer you the chance to win Two Sets of Mulled Trees Sleepwear Didi + Bud is a family sleepwear brand creating ethical luxury. Based in Sevenoaks, Kent, they believe that manufacturing should be ethically conscious. The concept, the design, the illustrations and the manufacturing are all…

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Top 25 British-Made Scarves Brands

We bring you our top 25 British-made scarves brands. We have selected a list of British-made scarves and soft accessories brands which include silk, cashmere and wool to create beautiful made-in-UK cosy knitted scarves, wraps, cravats, pockets squares and silk scarves. David Watson David Watson creates silks scarves from the founder’s favourite British artists. The…

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094 – How to crowdfund your brand – Sophie Slater, Birdsong

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WIN – A British-Made T-shirt Dress From Birdsong

Birdsong have teamed up with us to offer you the chance to win one of their bestselling T-shirt dresses. Birdsong design clothes for remarkable women, but they’re also made by them. They work with expert women makers who face barriers to employment – from artists and printmakers to seamstresses and painters – and pay them…

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