London ATF

Antique Textile Fair

Sun 4th October 2015
10:30 to 16:30

Chelsea Old Town Hall
King's Road, London, SW3 5EE

London ATF

The unique characteristic of the Textile Society’s Fairs is the quality of the objects for sale, and the informed and enthusiastic conversations you will have with dealers who have been in the business for many years, each year never fails to inspire.

Admission fees apply.

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk

Amsterdam trip

21 Oct - 24 Oct 2015

Amsterdam

Amsterdam trip

View exhibition Asia in Amsterdam – The Asian culture shock of the Golden Age at the Rijks Museum. Visits to Marken to look at folk costume, behind the scenes at the Amsterdam and Rijks Museums and much more.

This event is now fully booked.

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Architecture and Textiles

6 Nov - 7 Nov 2015

Whitworth Art Gallery & Museum
Oxford Road
Manchester M15 6ER

Architecture and Textiles

The conference explores the relationship between textiles and architectural form, examining how designers respond to the shape, scale and aesthetic character of buildings, and how they apply and adapt materials and processes to create textiles for public, corporate and private spaces.
Alice Kettle will make the keynote presentation. »

s.andrew@manchester.ac.uk

The Leek Bayeaux Tapestry

1-4pm

Sat 21st November 2015

Reading Museum & Town Hall
Blagrave Street, Reading RG1 1QH

The Leek Bayeaux Tapestry

A guided tour and talk about the copy of the Bayeaux Tapestry made by the Leek Embroidery Society in 1866 and now dispalyed at Reading Museum.

Textile Society members £10. Non members £15 (booking deadline 21st October) »

www.readingmuseum.org.uk

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Tel: 0207 923 0331

Antique Textile Fair

Manchester ATF

Sun 6th March 2016

Armitage Centre
Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

 

Our perennial spring fair is a firm favourite for enthusiasts interested in buying antique and vintage costumes and textiles to collect, wear or discover. The selection is vast with 130 stands selling Oriental & Eastern European costumes & textiles; English costumes & textiles, fans, lace and linens as well as plenty of vintage clothes & textiles.

atf@textilesociety.org.uk