Production Specifics

Warping, weaving and finishing capacity in-house. For Dobby weave, the maximum width is 220cm; for Jacquard weave, the maximum width 150cm. Minimum sample runs are equivalent to 10 metres of fabric. The company work with clients on a partnership basis or on one off exclusive projects - ranging from global brands to independent fashion / interior designers, retail stores and architects. No previous knowledge is required, but sketches and a budget are advised.

Turnaround Time8-12 Weeks
Starting Cost£2500-£5000
Production Access By appointment
File Typespdf, jpeg, tiff


Angora Cashmere Cashmere / Silk Fine Merino Wools


Embroidery Fabric Embellishments Weaving Warping Dobby Loom Weaving Jacquard Loom Weaving


Dobby Loom Jacquard Loom

Works With

Large Businesses
Small Companies
General Public


Bespoke 1-offs
Short Run
Medium Run
Large Run

Video: Make Works visits Alex Begg in Ayr

Company History

Alex Begg has over 150 years history weaving fabrics. Originating in Paisley, the company was set up to take advantage of the huge demand for Scottish textiles from both UK and Eastern markets.

Client List

Brooks Brothers
Damien Hirst
Drakes of London
Fox Linton
Princess Yachts
Ralph Lauren
Vivienne Westwood

Contact Alex Begg & Company

ContactSharon Young
Phone+44 (0) 1292 267615
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Address17 Viewfield Road, Ayr, Scotland, KA88HJ
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