Celebrating the individuals behind
the British fashion and textile industry
The fashion and textile manufacturing sector, and the community that drive it, are an invaluable asset to the UK. Within this diverse and thriving part of the industry great value is placed on quality, heritage, innovation and skill.
Fashion and textile manufacturing contributes significantly to the UK economy and is relied upon by a host of brands, designers and retailers as well industries such as automotive, medical and aerospace.
Manufacturing Heroes tells the stories of the craft, talent and people that often remain behind the scenes, but who are critical to the continued growth and success of this dynamic industry.
Who is UKFT?
The UK Fashion & Textile Association (UKFT) is the most inclusive network for fashion and textile companies in the UK. We bring together designers, manufacturers, suppliers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses and our industry, both in the UK and throughout the world.