We work with Industry

IDC is in partnership with Vlieseline - one of the biggest textile producers in the world and a member of the Freudenberg Group. See what IDC can do for you and your business. Read more

We sell sewing machines. IDC is an authorised Janome centre. Each sewing machine comes free with a starters class worth £100 if bought through IDC. Read more

Learn the skills of the fashion industry. Gain invaluable experience of craft construction and taking products to market. IDC is offering a modular programme of study leading to City & Guilds certification. Read more

IDC recently staged a fashion show at the Festival of Quilts, held at the NEC in August this year. The show featured up and coming artists from Russia. Read more

"I finished school without enough UCAS point for university, but IDC has given me a great portfolio which means I gained an unconditional offer to Bournemouth to do a Theatre Costume degree!"

Molly Phillpott - ex student

"I set up IDC 25 years ago as an answer to a lot of peoples need of flexible courses covering a wide range of fashion disciplines, where you can come and learn in a friendly and supportive environment at your own pace."

Brenda Killigrew - Director

Courses

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