Our comprehensive library of costume related books is available for designers to make use of.


Our impressive original costume collection of over eight thousand pieces is available to designers for research and inspiration. These pieces are often used by our workroom to develop patterns.


We have a large collection of fabrics which can be used to make garments, but which are also useful as examples of types wools, silks or cottons etc to help with deciding on the best fabric to use on a garment. We also have a wide range of sample books from suppliers in the UK.