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Flowers at the studioRead MoreJune 15, 2019
Anyone have an AVL loom for sale?Read MoreMay 13, 2019
A friend is looking for an AVL loom for her daughter who is studying weave.
A beautiful kimonoRead MoreApril 27, 2019
A few weeks ago a friend-of-the-blog sent in a fascinating link to an exploration of a beautiful kimono.
Shetland tweed in the Archive StoreRead MoreApril 20, 2019
The Joan Project and The Shetland Tweed CompanyRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
The Britain-Zimbabwe Society - a Research DayRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
On the 15th June this year, the Britain-Zimbabwe Society will be holding a Research Day focused on Creativity and Innovation in Zimbabwean Arts and Science.
A strange link between Shetland and WalesRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
In the tweed research project many interesting and unusual links are cropping up.
Symbols of home - the milaya bedsheets of South SudanRead MoreFebruary 23, 2019
The South Sudanese Civil War has been ongoing for more than five years. In that time, more than a million people have fled the fighting to Uganda, many carrying their belongings in their bedsheets which are known as milaya.
New books for the library Read MoreFebruary 16, 2019
We have some new books for the library: Conquest and Overlord, Embroidery, Silk-Screen Production Process and Michael O'Connell.