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Business profiles

Seven year stitch for Fife textiles studio

April 11 2018

A desire to run their own creative workshops led Alison Mountain and Jeanette Sendlerof Newburgh, Fife, to set up their own business, Big Cat Textiles. Since launching seven years ago, the company’s reputation has grown and the workshops are now held in high regard internationally.

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Fashionable Ryan has the X Factor

June 21 2017

Fife fashion designer Ryan Kirk studied at Heriot Watt School of Textiles and Design. On graduating in 2015, the 24-year-old from Crossgates launched his own fashion label and successes include dressing one of the X Factor finalists.

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Carving out a solid career

May 24 2017

A passion for woodwork led Frazer Reid to start his own furniture making business, FAR Cabinet Makers, four years ago. The 26-year-old works out of a studio on Lohton Farm, Fife.