6.2 Design Company is a fashion design and creative consultancy business established in 2013 offering private fashion design tuition and workshops, fashion consultancy services to local independent labels, and most recently has started to deliver creative business mentoring to local creative start-up businesses.


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 skills

  • Fashion research methodology

  • Sketchbook preparation

  • Project and portfolio feedback

  • CAD


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

  • Product development

  • Manufacturing

  • Sampling

  • Sourcing

  • Business training and mentoring specialising in start-ups