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Indigo: the bluest blue Blue Gold or Devil’s Dye?

The BBC World Service recently broadcast a fascinating program on Indigo: the bluest blue Blue Gold or Devil’s Dye? The complex history of the precious blue dye with Jenny Balfour-Paul, Lucille Junkere and Andrea Sella....

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Tapestries at Windsor and Eton 23 January 2020

Windsor Learning are hosting a Study Day Tapestries at Windsor and Eton. They will have curators from Eton College and The National Trust join their own Royal Collection Trust curators to trace the development of Tapestries....

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Captivating Colours 25 – 26 October 2019 Lewes

East Sussex Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers are hosting their Captivating Colours’ Exhibition at the Town Hall, Lewes, BN7 2QS (Fisher Street Entrance). Exhibition, sale of textiles, demonstrations of techniques,...

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10 October – 14 December 2019 Brunei Gallery SOAS

From the Thakur collection, featuring high quality items, that highlights the sophistication of African textiles art and design, which have been little understood and appreciated. The exhibition will cover textiles from Morocco,...

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