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  • British Interior Design Association - Has short section on courses and careers in interior design and some work experience placement information. Has facility to carry out search for Designers.
  • Cashmere - List of cashmere companies.
  • Chartered Society of Designers - Dedicated site for Designers. Registered users can search for specific designers and disciplines. There is a joining fee.
  • Conde Nast Publications - Publishes Vogue, GQ, Brides, Vanity Fair, Glamour and more. May be useful for those interested in Fashion Journalism or Styling. NB. Details of how to apply for placements with Vogue available in UK companies (A Z) folder in Careers Information Room.
  • Crafts Council - UK's national organisation for the promotion of contemporary crafts. Includes information on exhibitions, events, has a Buyers' Guide and a section on job opportunities with the Council.
  • Cultural Enterprise - Scotland's specialist business support and development service for creative and cultural businesses and individuals.
  • Directory of Design Consultants - Alphabetic category list of Consultants.
  • Design Council - Information about the role of the Council, design in general, events, exhibitions etc. Includes a section on education and learning and a comprehensive contact directory for design in the UK.
  • Design Directory - Find consultants by their design skills, name or location.
  • Design Ireland - General design site. Can search listings under "Designers" - "Fashion". Has jobs section.
  • Designer Forum - The Designer Forum was originally set up as a 'design club' within EMTEX, some 10 years later it is now recognised on a UK wide basis and works with High Street retailers, brand & designer labels, manufacturers, academia, as well as individual designers.
  • Fabric Link - Resource for fabrics, apparel, home furnishings. Has section on career paths for the textile industry.
  • Fashion Angel - Fashion on the web official directory. Lists designers, retailers and more.
  • Fashion Capital - Aims to provide support resource for all areas of Clothing and Fashion industry. Has extensive business directory (click on "Suppliers") Has "Jobs available" and "Jobs wanted" sections.
  • Fashion Guide - Provides fashion world news and archives. Links to Fashion Careers including jobs worldwide.
  • Fashion Net - Leading fashion website – "Guide to all things chic" Includes list of Fashion Designers in variety of countries, including the UK. Section on jobs and internships mainly in USA
  • Italian Fashion Houses - Lists many Fashion Houses. Large section on Textile companies.
  • London Fashion Week - Official website. Has list of designers.
  • Prospects Employability Guide - Student employability profile; giving the qualities, attributes and skills looked for by employers in the Materials and Textiles industry.
  • Scottish Textiles Network - General information on the textile industry plus company search facility. There is an on line register for people interested in working within the Scottish Textile industry.
  • The Textiles Institute - General information + Recruitment Service where students and new graduates can register their details if looking for employment. A small fee is charged. Advertises some employment opportunities.