We have helped the likes of international fashion designers, menswear accessories brands, designer handbag labels and more.

Many fashion businesses have, with the support of our business advisors, crafted their business plan, refined their goals and successfully secured finance that is right for them.

Business advice for London fashion designers Fyodor Golan
After a lot of consultation with Stuart (our business advisor), the time came and we decided to start using funding. Working this way was really supportive and personal for us. The lender had a better understanding about where we were coming from as a creative business; it was very different to a bank where they want to see the numbers and invoices first.

Fyodor Golan

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Our advisors

Our business support offering is funded by Arts Council England, and is free to the applicant. Our focus is to provide expert tailored advice.

Our industry partners

Our industry partners help us spread the word about our programme across the creative sectors. They are key to us spreading the word about our programme to the fashion businesses across England.

We partner with the UKFT (UK Fashion & Textiles) - the most inclusive British network for fashion and textile companies. UKFT brings together designers, manufacturers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses throughout the UK and internationally.

Are you eligible?

  • You are based in England.
  • You have been trading for at least 18 months.
  • Your business is part of a creative sector.