Textile Centre of Excellence (Make Lab)
Excellent range of facilities offering opportunities to warp and weave fabrics, particularly short runs, and also make garments using the sewing, pressing and other manufacturing kit at the Centre.The Lab offers bespoke training in textiles and garment manufacturing and can provide a range of business development services to complement its facilities. We can help you to marry your fashion and business needs to operate your organisation successfully. Our services are on offer particularly to those:
- looking to reskill or retrain in garment manufacture
- return textile manufacturing to the UK
- start up a new textile or fashion business
- turn their garment design concepts into reality
The type of lab is defined by how it approaches innovation: design, make, or place.
Description of who can be found in the lab over one month.
How many people work in the lab (staff or volunteers)
This lab works in the following activities
Teaching / Training
Who the lab wishes to engage
- Fashion Designers
- Textile Designers