Our Partners

We’re delighted to collaborate with carefully selected strategic partners including trade bodies, business support organisations, education providers and industry.

fashion angel partners
business & ip centre london fashion angel

The British Library Business & IP Centre

The Business & IP Centre is designed to support SMEs and entrepreneurs from that first spark of inspiration to successfully launching and developing their business.

www.bl.uk/bipc

ukft fashion angel

UK Fashion & Textile Association

UK Fashion & Textile Association is a British trade association for fashion and textile companies. UKFT brings together designers, manufacturers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses and our industry throughout the UK and internationally.Membership allows companies and associations access to a community of contacts throughout the fashion and textile system.

www.ukft.org

enterprise nation fashion angel

Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation is focused on helping people start a business and grow a successful venture. Through their website, business club, books and events they help individuals start and grow businesses.

www.enterprisenation.com

design trust fashion angel

The Design Trust

The Design Trust connects small design and contemporary craft businesses with the best business advice, training, and support and the market (on and offline) to create a thriving design and crafts scene both financially and culturally.

www.thedesigntrust.co.uk

gcu fashion angel

GCU London – British School of Fashion

Based in Spitalfields, the School offers a unique mix of programmes developed for the fashion industry.

www.gcu.ac.uk

creative skill set fashion angel

Creative skillset

Creative skillset helps Fashion & Textiles businesses, of all sizes and across the sector, stay competitive by

• Providing support and advice to access funding and training

• Helping businesses source and train new talent

• Bringing together businesses and industry partners to invest in skills development

Further information at www.creativeskillset.org/fashion_and_textiles or contact Alice Burkitt – aliceb@creativeskillset.org
Jayne West – jaynew@creativeskillset.org

fashion and textile museum fashion angel

Fashion and Textile Museum

The Fashion and Textile Museum is a cutting edge centre for contemporary fashion, textiles and jewellery in London. Founded by iconic British designer Zandra Rhodes and owned by Newham College, the centre showcases a programme of changing exhibitions exploring elements of fashion, textile and jewellery as well as the Academy which runs courses for creative students and businesses.

www.ftmlondon.org

ukfi fashion angel

UK FASHION INTERN

UK FASHION INTERN is a popular destination for new Fashion talent looking for paid opportunitites, advice, events and competitions directed to helping them onto the first step of their career in Fashion.

ukfashionintern.com

craft central fashion angel

CRAFT CENTRAL

Craft Central is a  not-for-profit organisation dedicated to building a strong future for craft and design. They offer workshops, studios and exhibition facilities as well as training and support

www.craftcentral.org.uk

cockpit arts fashion angel

Cockpit Arts

Cockpit Arts is an award winning business incubator social enterprise for designer-makers offering affordable workspace, seminars and coaching as well as showcasing and selling opportunities.

www.cockpitarts.com

gle business loans fashion angel

GLE

GLE Business Loans is a leading not-for-profit provider of responsible finance for small businesses in the UK and one of our Growth Funding partners.

www.glebusinessloans.co.uk

ce fashion angel

Capital Enterprise

Capital Enterprise is the membership organisation for providers of business advice, training and resources to new entrepreneurs and small businesses in London.

www.capitalenterprise.org