Clothing and Accessories

  • Design and Alteration

    • How to become a Fashion Designer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a fashion designer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Jewellery Maker

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a jewellery maker. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a T-shirt Printer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a T-shirt printer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Dressmaker

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a dressmaker. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • Starting a Haberdashery

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a haberdashery. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Sewing and Embroidery Service

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a sewing and embroidery service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Handbag Maker

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a handbag maker. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

  • Retail

    • How to become a Jeweller

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as an independent jeweller. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Fashion Accessories Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a fashion accessories retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Dress and Suit Hire Business

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a dress and suit hire service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Bridalwear Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a bridalwear retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Shoe Shop

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a shoe shop. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Designer Fashion Boutique

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a designer fashion boutique. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also identifies the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Women's Fashion Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a women's fashion retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Lingerie Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a lingerie retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • Starting a Discount Clothing Shop

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a discount clothing shop. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Haberdashery

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a haberdashery. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Menswear Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a menswear retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Childrenswear Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a childrenswear retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Safety and Workwear Store

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a safety and workwear store. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Vintage Clothing Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a vintage clothing retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Country Sports Retailer

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a country sports retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • A Guide to the Clothing and Accessories Retail Sector

      This market synopsis examines the trends and market developments affecting the clothing and accessories retail sector in the UK. It provides information that will be useful in the development of business plans, enabling readers to gain a broader understanding of the sector...