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Huddersfield, yesterday. And having an hour to kill, I found the Local History section of the Library. I didn’t have time to look for my Huddersfield ancestors, wool weavers and dyers the Smiths, Dawsons and Listers ~ but did find this info I wanted to share, in a fascinating book, ‘The Water-Spinners’, by Chris Aspin, (Helmshire Local History Society, 2003). 715 more words
I’ve hesitated about writing this post. In the same way I hesitate about commenting on YouTube videos that claim to be showing a certain spinning technique – and aren’t. 3,375 more words
We are very happy to share with you the first shoots of the last pieces we designed and assembled using authentique antique textiles.
The first one is a gorgeous woven textile dating back to the 16th Century, probably Venice. 49 more words