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Fashion on the RationRead MoreMay 30, 2020


A new addition to the library, Fashion on the Ration, is a great read!

Some academic writingRead MoreMay 23, 2020

This week two interesting articles have come in from friends in academia.

Article of the Week - number sixteenRead MoreMay 23, 2020


Each week an item from the collection in the studio is selected for the blog. This week it is a piece by Mhari Smith.

A knitted hospitalRead MoreMay 23, 2020

Thanks to our eagle-eyed reader and contributor from Australia, Debra, we can all marvel at Margaret Seaman's newest creation, the Nightingale Hospital! Margaret is well-known for her epic work including Great Yarmouth seafront, and Sandringham.  Who says you can't have fun in lockdow...

Missoni at the Fashion and Textile MuseumRead MoreMay 23, 2020

If you like colour then look no further than the Fashion and Textile Museum, available at the click of a mouse!

The Passmore Edwards Public LibraryRead MoreMay 23, 2020


Just down the road from where we live in London is the Passmore Edwards Public Library.

The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreMay 16, 2020


Although the studio is closed in Yell weaving continues on a neighbouring island!

Natural formsRead MoreMay 16, 2020


Over the past few weeks, as the lockdown has continued, the world seems to have been discovering a love of nature.

Common ThreadsRead MoreMay 16, 2020

The New Art Centre in Salisbury, Wiltshire is presenting its Spring 2020 exhibition via a virtual publication on Issu.

The Azerbaijan Carpet MuseumRead MoreMay 16, 2020


Azerbaijan's capital city, Baku, boasts a museum n the shape of a carpet.