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Spotlight on Exceptional Phulkari Bagh Textiles

Inspired by the ongoing exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, we have focused our own spotlight on the exceptional Phulkari Baghs in our collection. 37 more words

Art Kaleidoscope

Event: The Textile Society's Antique and Vintage Textile Fair, Manchester

Event date: 30 April 2017, 10am  4:30pm

The Textile Society’s perennial spring fair is a firm favourite for enthusiasts interested in buying antique and vintage costumes and textiles to collect, wear or discover. 90 more words


Antique Textile Inspiration course

In June I will be running an exciting new 4-day course for West Dean College. In this course I will be sharing my own way of working taking inspiration from antique textiles and creating sketchbooks and samplers to develop into new textile pieces. 491 more words


On Reverse Engineering. And Ag Labs and Farmers.

A quick heads-up. I have two pieces out this month.  One for the knitters and one for the genealogists.

For the knitters,  there’s something about reverse engineering knitting from old photographs (‘The Knitter’, Issue 107).  587 more words

Antique Textiles

Daily Art Fix - Beaded Hilltribe Weaving

Beaded Loin Cloth

More photos of Asset #163 on wovensouls.com

Even though I have never woven anything, it is easy to imagine the painstaking work involved in adding beads to the wefts while weaving! 39 more words

Art Kaleidoscope

Event: London Antique Rug and Textile Art fair (LARTA) 2017

Event dates 24–29 January 2017

The London Antique Rug & Textile Art fair (LARTA) was launched in 2011 and is the only specialist fair dedicated to the appreciation of antique rug and textile art. 257 more words


Art for Our Pets

Do we love our pets enough to make such lovely things for them?

Banjara Bullock Horn Covers

See more on wovensouls.com

Am sure handsome young Simba wouldn’t mind one more thing to wear! 6 more words