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On March 30th, 2015 Grace Warde-Aldam wrote on the subject of Selvedge.

  Established in 1897, the Globe-Trotter brand was founded by David Nelken in Saxony Germany, it later moved in 1932 to the UK, where the business has since remained. The Globe trotter suitcases themselves have, however, spread far and wide. Captain Robert Falcon Scott took his on the infamous Antarctic expedition in 1912, Sir Winston Churchill used […]

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A fair to remember »

On March 30th, 2015 Ronja Brown wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Selvedge,Selvedge Fairs.

A heartfelt thank you to all those who joined us at the hugely successful Selvedge Spring Fair in Bath, held at the beautiful American Museum. We had a wonderful time and hope that everyone else did, too. If you missed it, not to worry – the Selvedge Spring Fair is making its way back to London at the end […]

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On your marks… »

On March 30th, 2015 Beth Smith wrote on the subject of Selvedge,Shops.

If you’ve ever tried to bag a bargain in a Toast archive sale you’ll know that speed is of the essence. Will it or won’t it make it through to check out without the dreaded notification “Sorry, that item is no longer available”? It’s enough to make your heart race. And it’s why we don’t think […]

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On Pointe »

On March 26th, 2015 Beth Smith wrote on the subject of Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Selvedge.

The beauty of the ballet has always seduced artists and photographers but capturing the grit and determination that underpins the prettiest performance requires them to look beneath the silk and sequins. Like Degas, Leeds-based photographer, Justin Slee, has found inspiration behind the scenes. Over the last few years Northern Ballet granted Justin privileged access to […]

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PATTERN BOOKS: INSPIRATION IN PRINT »

On March 26th, 2015 Clare Bungey wrote on the subject of Selvedge,Selvedge Book Club.

A round up of some of our favourite pattern books around… The Fashion Swatch Book, Marnie Fogg, Thames and Hudson, £29.95 Print: Fashion, Interiors, Art, Simon Clarke, Laurence King, £30 Pattern Sourcebook (mini): A Century of Surface Design, Drusilla Cole, Laurence King, £12.95 Print & Pattern: Geometric, Bowie Style, Laurence King, £19.95 The Pattern Base: Over […]

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