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How to build a successful relationship with your manufacturer with Tiffany London founder of Tiffany Rose and Alie Street
We visit Tiffany London, founder of British brands Tiffany Rose and Alie Street, to hear her advice on how you can build a successful relationship with a UK manufacturer How did you come up with the idea for Tiffany Rose’s maternity wear? The idea came to me when my big sister was attending a wedding,…Read More
Do you need your product injection moulded but don’t know where to start? We went to injection moulding experts, Rutland Plastics, to find out how. Make it British are receiving more and more enquiries from designers about how and where to get their injection moulded products manufactured. We went to our Make it British member…Read More
Think you can launch a fashion brand with £500? I’m sorry to break this to you, but that amount of money might not even touch the sides! We asked Make it British members to reveal how much it cost them to launch their brand and the results may surprise you… I’m sure many of you…Read More
Are you looking for a UK garment manufacturer? Thinking of starting with a Google search to find a factory to make your clothing brand? Let me stop you right there. A search engine is not a good place to start in pursuit of your ideal UK garment manufacturing partner, and here’s why… Do a Google…Read More
In an age where the majority of connections are made online, you still can’t beat doing business in person. Here’s why… A lot of what I do is to help people find UK manufacturers to make their products – be that on a one-to-one basis or through our trade show. Many of the connections that…Read More
Brand guru, Simon Middleton, shares his advice on how to gain investment for your start-up brand and the importance of professionalism. Simon Middleton is an entrepreneur and a brand expert. In this interview, which was done originally as a Facebook Live, Simon shares his wisdom by telling us about his new venture, Blackshore Coastal Clothing, …Read More
The variety of knitted fabrics available can be confusing, but understanding the different fabric types is essential when designing fashion. Your fabric choices can make or break your product when it goes into production. We speak to Rajen Ved of Aristo Fabrics, a specialist in knitted fabrics who explains it all. Rajen has been in…Read More
For a new designer wanting to produce a collection, it can be daunting to know where to start with sampling and production. What is the process? And how do you ensure your designs are production ready? We speak to Tanya Dimitrova, expert in garment manufacture, to share her advice. Tanya has a huge amount of…Read More
Confused about where to start when costing your British-made product? Our easy cost price calculator can help you work it out. One of the biggest issues I see with businesses launching a British-made product is not building in enough margin to wholesale. The typical newbie usually does something like this…the manufacturer gives you a cost…Read More
Starting a British-made fashion brand? Watch our video interview with fashion consultant and British-made brand owner Ruth Farrell, to gain valuable insight into how you can build your brand. Ruth Farrell has 30 years experience in the fashion industry from fashion assistant to creative manager and has worked across retail, etail and wholesale. She works…Read More
UK Manufacturers List
The Make it British UK Supplier Guide contains the contact details of hundreds of hand-picked UK manufacturers and suppliers.
Also included in the guide:
- 10 Reasons why you should manufacturer in the UK
- Quickstart Guide to Working with a UK Manufacturer
- Cost Price Calculator
- Questions to ask a UK manufacturer
- 7 Stages of Fashion Production