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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.

Regency patchworkRead MoreJanuary 27, 2018


The Victoria and Albert Museum collection includes some extraordinary textiles. Now there is a chance to learn more about one of them.

Songs for Winter in EdinburghRead MoreJanuary 27, 2018

A reader of the blog (Thanks Alison!) sent in this link to an exhibition in Edinburgh; Songs for Winter.

The Breckon bed runners Read MoreJanuary 27, 2018


The current project, Fibonacci bed runners, is well-underway.

Hannah Ryggen Read MoreJanuary 27, 2018

An exhibition in Oxford of the work of Hannah Ryggen is coming to an end in a few weeks - 18th February.

A travelling tapestryRead MoreJanuary 20, 2018

The so-called Bayeux Tapestry may be coming to the UK.