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The Textile Touch: Develop your own Clothing or Product Collection

Discover how to develop your product or clothing collection taking it to the next level
9 Students
£595 pp
What happens in this class?

The Textile Touch: Develop Course (Modules 4-6)

Following on from the Textile Touch: Define & Design course these next modules guide you through the development stage of your product or clothing collection.

You will be guided from my 30 years of expertise in masterfully designing, developing, and delivering unique style collections for some of the most successful and prestigious brands in Great Britain from English Eccentrics, The Ivy Collection to Buckingham Palace through to my company Bespoke Textiles.

Using my book the Textile Touch, I will be giving you the skills and knowledge needed for the next stage of your…

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What you will learn
  • How to create technical specs
  • Sourcing, gathering and testing material & trims
  • Supplying tried & tested contact to manufacturers
What you will need
  • The Textile Touch Book (Essential Course Material)
  • Sketch book & note pad, tap measure & ruler
  • Fine line black pen & a pencil
Who Is It Designed For?
Anyone wanting to convert design concepts into delivered products SMEs and entrepreneurs creating new product lines SMEs and entrepreneurs expanding existing product lines MBAs wanting to hit the road with advanced skills set, grounded in practical skills and know-how to launch their own collection Undergraduates wanting to bring forward practical skills and know-how into their design concepts
Essential Course Material
My book The Textile Touch is a pre-course requisite. We will be referencing the book throughout the course and utalising it for 'homework' for most parts of the modules. Buy your copy via this link https://www.amazon.co.uk/Textile-Touch-Five-Star-Hospitality-Signature/dp/1781333106

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Your Teacher

Katie Young Gerald is a multi-award-winning designer and supplier to British hospitality and heritage brands.

As well as being the founder of Bespoke Textiles, Katie is also the author of the book The Textile Touch on ‘How Five-Star Hospitality and Heritage Brands Create Their Signature Style Through Textiles’.

Katie’s passion is for second hand and vintage-inspired collections and is known for being the voice of Style & Sustainable supply.

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