Top 10 businesses We can accept applications from employees working in any aspect of UK fashion and textiles, from clothing to textiles, interiors to costumes. Here's some examples. Expand Clothes shop Clothes manufacturer Fashion company Textile manufacturer Supermarket which sells clothing Interior textile company Laundry services Footwear company Haberdashers Bridalwear shop If you have worked in one of these businesses for 1+ years within the last 9 years you could apply for a grant for your child, if you are struggling financially. Click on the link below to find out more. Next: When we help If you're not sure your job qualifies as fashion and textiles please contact our grants team for further advice.