Fashion & Textiles Teaching & Training


Helping upcoming designers, garment technicians and new businesses

As industry professionals we are passionate about keeping the fashion and textile industry alive in the UK. We believe that knowledge transfer and sharing skills and expertise is key to the industry’s future growth, sustainability and success. Starting out in the fashion industry can be both exciting and daunting all at the same time.

Our in-depth knowledge and skills can provide you with all the design and technical services you need to get started, from basic pattern blocks to help speed up range development to graded production patterns and full scale Markers, we help to take the stresses and strains out of a fast paced industry, allowing you to focus on the marketing and growth of your new business or career.

To take advantage of our support and advisory services please contact us for a free no obligation quote.

Alongside our standard services, we also provide support and advice in product development and Tech-Pack writing. Just some of these are detailed below:

  • Bills Of Materials
  • Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Quality Control (QC)
  • Development of Manufacturing Instructions (MI’s) and Manufacturing Processes
  • Fabric Compositions and Requirements
  • Improving Productivity
  • Compliance with Regulations and Specifications
  • Business Advice & Best Practice
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Gerber & Adobe Illustrator CAD/CAM Support & Training

For students and graduates looking for private Gerber Accumark or Adobe Illustrator CAD CAM tutoring, we are able to offer training tailored to your specific needs to enhance your skills and expertise ready for industry. Whether it be basic CAD CAM skills or a more personal experience related to a particular project, we can support and mentor you through the process.

We provide 1 day introductory CAD CAM training sessions for beginners or for more intermediary/ advanced levels we can tailor hours to suit your needs, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

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Block Shop

All our blocks are to industry standard and are based on our interpretation of standard sizes. With years of experience within the clothing industry we are confident that our sizing is fit for purpose, however if you have specific measurements you would like us to work to we are also able to offer a bespoke service for your company, please contact us for more information.

Basic blocks are available in Mens, Womens and Childrenswear and can be supplied in both paper and card. Blocks can be sold individually or as discounted multi-buy sets. For more information on blocks available or to request a sample of our paper/card please contact us.

Customer Testimonials

  • Over the past 10 years Creative hubb have delivered several training courses to both students and staff at South Birmingham and City College. Each course is tailored specifically to our needs and cover a wide variety of subjects. Sharon is very knowledgeable and patient with whomever she is training and engages her students fully in the sessions.

    Eileen Simons – South and City College Birmingham