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Northern Clothing and Textile Network event

Tuesday 20th March, Northern Design Centre, NE8 3DF

Join us for our next Northern Clothing and Textile Network event and head from leading textile and clothing specialists on some of the latest cutting-edge technologies and exciting developments shaping the future of the sector.

Confirmed speakers so far include:

Simon Middleton, Managing Director, Blackshore Southwold Ltd

Simon will tell us the story behind the foundation of his brand Blackshore Southwold Ltd., which started at the window table of a cafe down on the harbour of Suffolk. Simon will also talk us through the exciting journey his brand's gone, right from its foundation until nowadays and he will share some invaluable real-life examples from his experience.

Taking insiration from the fishermen and boat builders, and from their very own adventures along the coastlines of Suffolk and Norfolk, Simon and his friend Andy created the definitive Brotish coastal clothing brand for men who seek premium, British-made casual clothing of timeless style. Supporting the resurgence of British manufacturing, their entire collection is designed and made in Britain.