6.2 Design Company is a fashion design and creative consultancy business established in 2013. Please read below about our ‘FASHION TUTORING’ and ‘FASHION CONSULTANCY’ services available to FE/HE fashion students, independent designers and manufacturers.


Struggling with your projects?

Deadlines approaching too fast?

Don’t feel confident in your pattern cutting skills?

Lacking the skills to manufacture high quality garments?

We specialise in supporting university and college fashion students and other sewing enthusiasts with every aspect of the design, sourcing, production and presentation stages. Our services are delivered through private tutoring sessions and fashion focused basic, intermediate and advanced skill workshops in Nottingham. Areas covered:

  • Basic/advanced pattern cutting in womenswear and menswear

  • Basic/advanced garment construction and manufacturing

  • Fashion research methodology

  • Sketchbook preparation

  • Project and portfolio feedback

  • CAD

If you require further assistance with your projects, please see FASHION CONSULTANCY below for support available in pattern cutting, manufacturing and other services.


We are passionate in supporting emerging and established designers at every level of their journey. We offer consultancy at all stages of the process covering:

  • Pattern cutting: first patterns, creative pattern cutting, womenswear, menswear

  • Toile development

  • Product development

  • Manufacturing

  • Sampling

  • Sourcing

  • Business training and mentoring specialising in start-ups

We can deliver our services at our studio in Nottingham or at our clients’ premises.