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New books for the library Read MoreFebruary 16, 2019
We have some new books for the library: Conquest and Overlord, Embroidery, Silk-Screen Production Process and Michael O'Connell.
A Sandison's blanketRead MoreFebruary 16, 2019
Woolly SpiresRead MoreFebruary 16, 2019
Thanks to an eagle-eyed contributor from across the world, here is another chance to see some knitted churches...
Challenging received wisdomRead MoreFebruary 16, 2019
This week the tweed research has taken a new turn and challenged some perceptions.
Design in the National ArchivesRead MoreFebruary 16, 2019
A collection of papers, ephemera and articles is held in the National Archives in London's Kew. It contains some fascinating records including these which show Victorian design.
The Overlord TapestryRead MoreFebruary 9, 2019
Inspired by the Bayeux Tapestry, this appliquéd and embroidered piece recognising the World War Two operation, is a true feat of artistry and needlework.
A crochet whizz!Read MoreFebruary 9, 2019
The Crafts Council's latest newsletter has a really lovely story about a young crochet star.