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Knitting... in a nutshellRead MoreSeptember 12, 2020

Knitting over the last century has developed from a home craft to Big Business.

KolamRead MoreSeptember 5, 2020

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Kolam is the Asian art and craft of making patterns out of ground rice to greet the start of each day.

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!

Your very own Zandra Rhodes.Read MoreApril 18, 2020

The Fashion and Textile Museum has come up with something to keep kids of all ages amused. Zandra Rhodes puppets to colour in!

Article of the week - Number FourRead MoreFebruary 29, 2020

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Each week the blog presents a different article from the collection in the studio. This week, a woven whirlpool...

A trip to LondonRead MoreOctober 26, 2019

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A short week in London is always good for inspiration and ideas...

Late summer in ShetlandRead MoreAugust 3, 2019

It is a little while since we shared some pics of the islands. This year the summer colours are absolutely brilliant, in all senses of the word.

Conserving the Emperor's CarpetRead MoreJune 22, 2019

The Metropolitan Museum in New York conserved and displayed a unique carpet. The job took years...

Flowers at the studioRead MoreJune 15, 2019

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Over the time we have been in the buildings in Sellafirth, fourteen years now, we have been looking after the wild flowers that come up each year in what looks like barren ground.

Weavers of the CloudsRead MoreMay 18, 2019

London's Fashion and Textile Museum is hosting an exhibition dedicated to the textiles of Peru.