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Kaffe Fassett’s University of Huddersfield Visit Inspires Student Yarn Bombers

Published on 26th February 2015

Students inspired by world-renowned artist, designer and author Kaffe Fassett’s visit to the University of Huddersfield had a go at ‘yarn bombing’ one of the bridges on campus in his honour.

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Kaffe Fassett Delivers Inspiring Lecture at Huddersfield University

Published on 18th February 2015

Kaffe Fassett, the international artist and textile maestro, delivered an inspiring lecture at the University of Huddersfield to an audience of 250 fashion and textiles students, members of the Huddersfield and Bradford Textile Societies, and craft enthusiasts.

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The Princess Royal Visits University of Huddersfield Fashion & Textiles Department

Published on 28th January 2015

The Princess Royal visited the University of Huddersfield on Friday January 23rd to open the new Student Central block and to see work by undergraduates from the Fashion and Textiles Department.

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The Worshipful Company of Woolmen Lecture

Published on 22nd December 2014

The Bradford Textile Society hosts The Worshipful Company of Woolmen Lecture on Tuesday January 13th 2015, when Alderman Sir David Wootton will talk about ‘Why the Lord Mayor of London is really all about wool’.

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Back to the Loom

Published on 26th November 2014

Past Huddersfield Textile Society president Ian Baxter and a group of volunteers have been busy helping to make a waistcoat on a handloom at Colne Valley Museum.

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Making it in Textiles Conference and Mill Visits

Published on 22nd October 2014

HTS member and weaving designer Jane Eastwood reports back from a high profile conference to help young people in the textile industry find jobs and explore career prospects.

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The Bradford Textile Society Programme of Events for 2014/2015

Published on 21st October 2014

The Bradford Textile Society has announced its programme of lectures and events for 2014/15.

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A Masterclass in Wool

Published on 20th October 2014

Peter Ackroyd MBE, President of the The International Wool Textile Organisation, delivered the annual White Rose lecture at the Textile Centre of Excellence.

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Huddersfield Textile Society President’s Message 2014-15

Published on 12th September 2014

A message from the Society’s new President Stephen Sheard.

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Huddersfield Textile Society Announces 2014-15 Events Programme

Published on 11th September 2014

Huddersfield Textile Society has finalised its 2014-15 events programme and it features the usual mix of expert lectures, a site visit and, of course, the annual dinner.

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