CATWALK DESIGN SERVICES

The Albion Knitting Co. is uniquely positioned to offer bespoke services to London based designers to prepare their collections and one off pieces for the catwalk or showroom.  Catering as we do to luxury brands Albion has a full range of knitting resources including:

Knitting Equipment

Knitting Equipment

Stoll CMS 530 fifteen sets. Gauges: 2.5.2 (2-5GG) 7.2 (7-14GG) 16GG Stoll ADF 7.2 32 yarn feeders, intarsia and inverse plaiting techniques.
Hand Knitting, Crochet, Hand Sewing, Embroidery

Manually Operated Hand Frames including Domestic, Passap and Flying Tiger

Manually Operated Hand Frames including Domestic, Passap and Flying Tiger

Gauges: 3GG 5GG 7GG 9GG 12GG 14GG 16GG 18GG

Post Knitting Make Up & Linking

Post Knitting Make Up & Linking

This is carried out in house by Albion skilled technicians who will launder, mill, steam and press garments to the highest professional standards on industry specific Mentasti finishing equipment.

Development Work

Development Work

Including preparation of materials, design drafting, knitting statements, pattern making, Stoll programming and production of knitted pieces will be charged at an hourly rate.

Special Techniques

Special Techniques

Albion also has the resources to outsource special techniques such garment dye, printing and other labour intensive embellishments through our global supply chain. For more information please contact Jennifer Johnson or Silvia Varcova.