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Greetings from ThailandRead MoreFebruary 16, 2018

Hello, dear readers, from a very sunny and hot Bangkok!

To Young WeaversRead MoreFebruary 10, 2018

In 1927 a small book was published which deserves much wider reading by anyone interested in weaving, textiles and art.

Uli designsRead MoreFebruary 10, 2018


In Nigeria, the Igbo people have painted designs on their bodies and on the walls of their buildings for centuries.

New items for the collectionRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018


We have just been gifted three lovely pieces of that Shetland speciality: knitting.

First visitors of the yearRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

We have had our first visitors for the year. Already!

Artist Textiles in LanarkRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

The New Lanark Visitor Centre has just reopened and the first show is artist textiles.

Allanbank Mill SteadingRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

Artists Pauline Burbidge and Charlie Poulsen are holding an open studio in August.

Misao JoRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

Saori weaving founder, Misao Jo, has passed away at the age of 105.

Crocheted foodRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018

Australian Trevor Smith crochets food inspired by mid-century photographs from cooking books and magazines.

JoliRead MoreFebruary 3, 2018


In the 1970's in Freetown, Sierra Leone, fancy dress festivals were held which drew together influences from across the world.