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Swiss trip

1 Oct - 4 Oct 2018

Abbeg Stiffung, Bern Historical Museum, Chateau de Prangins

Swiss trip

A day at the Abbeg Stiffung looking at 'A Taste for the Exotic: European Silks of the 18th Century' and a tour of the permanent galleries, both curator-led. A visit and guided tour to the Abbeg villa. Looking at early tapestries at Bern Historical Museum with the curator. Onto Geneva to the Chateau de Prangins to see the printed textile temporary exhibition 'Indiennes'. A tour of the Chateau, and viewing the gardens. »


London Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Sat 13th October 2018

Chelsea Town Hall, King’s Road, London SW3 5EE

London Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

A wonderful selection of good quality textiles sold by knowledgeable dealers, who are happy to chat about their wares.

Adults £6, concessions £4 »


‘Inspired by…’

Sat 3rd November 2018

Wellcome Collection 183 Euston Road London NW1 2BE

‘Inspired by…’

This year’s Textile Society annual conference will be held on Saturday 3 November at the Wellcome Trust, London and will be exploring the theme of ‘Inspired by…’

We have a stellar cast of speakers to inspire you, all of which are highly regarded and between them, cover many different aspects of the broad textile sector, which the Textile Society represents.



Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2019

Sun 14th April 2019
10.00 am - 4.30 pm

Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2019

Visit the fair for a fantastic range of vintage fashion, antique textiles and costume sourced from around the world.