Mills in the Hills
Sat 28th September 2019
Macclesfield SK11 0ER
Adamley Textiles have printed silk on this site, near Macclesfield, for the past fifty years.
Design director Joanne Ratcliffe will show us the printing works, design studio and their historical pattern archive including the David Evans Archive, printer for Liberty's.
Lunch will be at historic Sutton Hall and followed by a visit to The Tailoring Academy in Macclesfield. A new enterprise established by bespoke tailor and textile engineer Brita Hirsch, who is passing skills on to a new generation. A recent winner of our Professional Development award.
1 hr 40 min Euston to Macclesfield. We can arrange lifts from the station.
Guests £9 (must attend with a Textile Society member)