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What is happening at GlobalYell?Read MoreApril 17, 2021

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It is nearly the summer season and time to migrate.

Article of the Week - number fifty-six - a man's kimonoRead MoreApril 17, 2021

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Each week one item from the collection is selected to highlight on the blog. This time it is a man's kimono with a secret...

Discovering Textiles - Herero dresses Read MoreApril 17, 2021

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The colonial history of Namibia has been reclaimed by Herero women and men, and is evolving fast.

Shetland Tweed research - The 21st CenturyRead MoreApril 17, 2021

The story of Shetland Tweed continues in extracts from the recently completed Masters Degree at Glasgow School of Art.

Nick Cave's SoundsuitsRead MoreApril 10, 2021

Artist Nick Cave uses everyday objects to question identity, race and gender.

Article of the Week - number fifty-five - a costume design Read MoreApril 10, 2021

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Each week an article from the collection is chosen to highlight in the blog. This week it is a costume design for Sadler's Wells.

Discovering Textiles - Sulawesi Banana clothRead MoreApril 10, 2021

The island of Sulawesi boasts a tradition of cloth made from banana fibres.

Shetland Tweed research - The Shetland sheepRead MoreApril 10, 2021

The story of Shetland Tweed continues in extract from the recently completed Masters Degree at Glasgow School of Art.

Article of the Week - number fifty-four - a woven cushion coverRead MoreApril 3, 2021

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Each week an article from the collection is highlighted in the blog. This time it is a small woven cushion cover with a goat motif.

Elena BerrioloRead MoreApril 3, 2021

Elena Berriolo is a New York artist who performs while sewing and making books.