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The Selvedge Window

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 , 1 Comment

Our most recent window display of sunset scarves has been put up just in time for the spring sunshine. Victoria Carter is the designer behind this new label of luxury printed wares, Carter and Sykes, mixing “tradition and technology with digitally crafted patterns” that endeavour to “create atmosphere without words”. To see more of her [...]

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New Selvedge Stockists

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 , No Comments

Hedgerow General are now stocking Selvedge! This quirky lifestyle store was set up in 2005 by a mother and daughter team, selling all sorts of hand made and hand picked products; from haberdashery and stationary to home-ware and cosmetics this beautifully put together brand has it all! With inspiringly beautiful pieces, Hedgerow General wants to [...]

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New Khadi & Co Sketchbooks

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 , No Comments

As the days get lighter and longer there is more time for creativity so why not invest in a beautiful Khadi & Co sketchbook to help you feel inspired. Each book is covered in blue and white hand printed cotton and filled with roughly 50 sheets of handmade paper. Click here to take a closer [...]

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Mary Kilvert

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 , No Comments

Please visit Mary Kilvert’s beautiful shop at the top of Catherine Hill in Frome. A treasure trove of pattern and colour, the shop is full of Kilvert’s fairytale illustrations, dry-felted sheep clad in hand-knitted Fair Isle, linen cushions, fine bone china mugs and now Selvedge Magazine. Mary designs and makes her products from her studio [...]

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Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 , No Comments

  Thanks to the wonderfully talented Judy Scott the Selvedge window has had a much needed Spring spruce-up. Working with silk screen and mono printing Scott creates bold, colourful accessories for fashion and interiors. Click here for a closer look at her beautifully bright painterly designs.  

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Provenance

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 , 3 Comments

Take a look at these beautiful 100% fair trade fabrics made by our new stockists Provenance. Provenance is an online outlet for hand crafted textiles made by artisans from all over the world. This is the perfect place to source truly original fabric, made using traditional techniques. Shop their collection of fabrics, available by the [...]

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Patricia Roberts

Friday, January 31st, 2014 , 1 Comment

The V&A described Patricia Roberts as “the first British designer to elevate hand knitting to the realms of high fashion” so any knitters with moderately good skills and the desire to gain more should consider her forthcoming workshop at Les Soeurs Anglaises. Over five days participants will be guided through techniques, including the intarsia method [...]

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Threaded Stories

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 , No Comments

Don’t miss this extended winter exhibition at the Stephen Friedman Gallery. The exhibition celebrates the work of 7 international textile artists, who have all, through the medium of thread created their own personal ‘Threaded Stories’. Enjoy Tonico Lemos Auad’s panels of exquisitely handcrafted linen, Geta Brătescu’s, quirky collages stitched with scraps of colourful fabrics and [...]

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Peruvian Connection

Friday, November 22nd, 2013 , No Comments

Winter is finally here ­ but luckily for us, so is Peruvian Connection! They have just opened their newest store on  the King’s Road in London. We suggest you head over there and delve into their ‘Adored Alpaca’ range. Shop in store or online for your winter woolies and be well and truly prepared for [...]

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The Hand Sale

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 , No Comments

Head to Notting Hill in the next few days and you will be in for a treat. This years ‘Hand Sale’ features an abundance of designer-maker talent. Shop Kirsten Hecktermann’s range of hand crafted spoons, Linda Bloomfield’s colourful ceramics and Still Ethical’s vintage fashion. The Hand Sale, 20th Century Theatre Road,291 Westbourne Grove, off Portobello Road, [...]

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