Category: Crafts

Festival Season »

On July 31st, 2014 Penny Gray wrote on the subject of Crafts,Selvedge.

The festival season is underway and this year some of the Selvedge team are packing up their pop-up tents, donning well worn wellingtons and taking a well earned holiday. Here’s their pick of the bunch… The aptly named ‘Farmfest’ in Bruton, Somerset is a chance to get back to nature, sample some home brewed ciders […]

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Grab your Glad Rags »

On July 29th, 2014 Beth Smith wrote on the subject of Crafts.

If you’re based in London and looking for something  to do tomorrow evening then look no further. Fashion designer Ana Reis and artist Kibi Schultz have devised an evening of fashion-based fun. Bring an item of clothing, a curious attitude and a few friends and learn to create something new for your summer wardrobe. No […]

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Christmas Ribbons – A Trip To V V Rouleaux »

On July 24th, 2014 Catherine Harris wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Crafts,Historical textiles,Selvedge,Shops.

Believe it or not we are already thinking of Christmas and on Friday we visited V V Rouleaux on Marylebone Lane to buy some ribbons for our seasonal gift subscriptions. In search of something decorative and a bit glitzy, we were looking for something that enhanced the colours and patterns of the front cover of […]

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Michele Oberdieck »

On June 20th, 2014 Laura Brainwood wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Crafts,Selvedge.

We may be enjoying the warm June weather but Canadian born designer Michele Oberdieck is already thinking forward to autumn. This week Oberdieck showcases her new ‘seedling’ collection of soft furnishings and innovative textile and glass fused panels based on the qualities of falling sycamore keys. Drawing inspiration from the beauty of botanics, her organic […]

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Anne Smith at The Fashion and Textile Museum »

On May 30th, 2014 Laura Brainwood wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Crafts,Exhibitions, shows and workshops.

Here at Selvedge, we have fallen in love with the beautiful work of illustrator Anne Smith. Sheer washes of subtle tones combined with strikingly playful shapes and colours are the key to her success. Anne’s stunning map of Mexico (See left) and a range of  illustrations are featured in ‘Made in Mexico‘ at the Fashion […]

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