Cornucopia is the magazine for connoisseurs of Turkey –
gorgeous enough for the coffee table, serious enough to be
found in academic libraries. This truly remarkable publication –
beautiful, uncompromising and independent – is an ever-
growing compendium of all things Turkish: history, culture, art, food, travel.
Carpet Collector is a magazine that is exclusively devoted to antique collector‘s carpets and textiles. Carpet Collector will report on the most important rug auctions, introduce special collector‘s rugs, and address interesting carpets issues in extensive features four times a year.
Based in London , Hali Magazine is an international quarterly magazine of exceptional style and content that concentrates principally on antique Oriental Carpets and Textiles but includes other 'World' and European subject matter. Considered indispensable for those interested in the subject.
Launched in June of 2009, Textiles Asia is published three times a year. We seek to connect people interested in Asian textiles through articles designed to inform our readers about the techniques, symbolism, history, use and cultural context of the diverse textiles of Asia.
As well as being involved with archaeological textiles the ETSG now embraces specialists in fibres, weaving, textile techniques, dyes, conservation and modern analysis as well as embroidery, lace, leather and clothing. The Society has mostly London based activities.
The objectives of the London Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers are to share interest in hand-spinning, hand-weaving, dyeing, design and creative crafts in general, to help members study and practise all aspects of the crafts, to promote awareness of and education in these crafts among the public and to cooperate or affiliate with other organisations having similar objects.
OATG offers an annual programme of events including lectures, study visits and seminars and covers a wide range of subjects from the technical aspects of textiles to the delights of traditional costume. A particular emphasis is given to the cultural context of textiles and dress. OATG also publishes a magazine, Asian Textiles, three times a year. This includes reports on key collections worldwide as well as much information about national and international textile events.
The Textile Society is run by and for people who have an interest in the design, study, practice and history of textile arts, crafts and technology. Founded in 1982 as an educational charity, it supports students, professionals and institutions working with textiles in any form.
Visit the fair for a fantastic range of vintage fashion, antique textiles and costume sourced from around the world. You’ll find textiles from the 18th century right up to the swinging 1960’s and 70’s! Furnishings including pre-1950s rugs and unique fashion accessories. Tables and tables of colour and cloth. Whether you are a student looking for design inspiration, a collector looking for a unique addition, or just want to browse beautiful materials and objects, this is a fair you can not miss.
This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history and craftsmanship, the styles and the stitches of textiles from Sindh in Pakistan, showcasing over 120 remarkable objects with a further 30 images of the textiles in use.
The current exhibition on Buddhism at the British Library (25 October 2019 – 23 February 2020) focuses on Buddhist manuscripts and early printed works, and how they helped to spread Buddhism across Asia and beyond.