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Making a robe in the Qing DynastyRead MoreAugust 15, 2020


During China's Qing Dynasty, imperial robes required attention to detail and a lot of work.

Shetland Tweed ResearchRead MoreAugust 15, 2020


Here is the latest update from the Shetland Tweed research project.

Article of the Week number twenty six - a length of saree silkRead MoreAugust 8, 2020


Each week a piece from the collection is selected to showcase. This week it is a length of saree silk from India.

Serizawa - Master of Japanese Textile DesignRead MoreAugust 8, 2020


In 2001 an exhibition in the Royal Museum in Edinburgh held an exhibition of the Japanese textile designer, Keisuke Serizawa.

Kyungah Ham at the Victoria and Albert MuseumRead MoreAugust 8, 2020

The Victoria and Albert Museum has reopened and, as always, a visit uncovers old favourites and new pieces.

A billowing sculptureRead MoreAugust 8, 2020

Artist Janet Echelman has created a sculpture for a new development in Florida.

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreAugust 1, 2020


The newest cloth from The Shetland Tweed Company is complete.

Some stories from ShetlandRead MoreAugust 1, 2020

Just down the road from my home in Yell lives an illustrator, Meilo So.

Article of the Week - number twenty-five - an Aubrey Beardsley-inspired robeRead MoreAugust 1, 2020


Each week a piece from the studio collection is featured on the blog. This week it is a robe.

Abeer SeikalyRead MoreAugust 1, 2020

Abeer Seikaly is a Jordanian-Canadian architect, designer and artist who thoughtfully proposes solutions for some of the world's problems.