The theme for this year’s world textile day (south east) is Crossing Borders – with special guest speakers Jennifer and Ian Rutherford

The highlight of World Textile Day South East will be a presentation of Palestinian costume and textiles by Jennifer and Ian Rutherford. Jeni and Ian have lived and worked in Palestine and really know and love their subject. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to examine their magnificent collection close up!

FREE admission to an exhibition of woven, printed and embroidered textiles.

FAIR TRADE MARKET from makers, workshops and villages around the world

  • 11 am PRESENTATION. Costume and Textiles of Palestine with Jennifer and Ian Rutherford.
  • 2 pm SHORT TALK. Textiles of the Afghan Frontier by internationally known textile collector and author John Gillow. Plus – for a bit of fun – TEXTILE WEAR & TELL. You’re invited to wear and discuss your own world textile garment.
  • £3 per session or £5 for both, tickets at the door.
  • Specialist world textiles traders.

10 am – 4 pm

East Horsley Village Hall
Kingston Ave
East Horsley
KT24 6QT