Fabric shopping in NYC and a Linton Tweeds Meet Up

Hello Friends, Two things today: I am going to have a whole day to do some fabric shopping in NYC on our forthcoming trip to The States. I am thinking of heading to Paron Fabrics for 10:30am on Wednesday 20th July. From there I was thinking of Chic Fabric, but have just been informed that […]

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Linton Tweed Fabric Giveaway

Hi Readers, I have  mentioned before that Linton Tweeds is in my hometown of Carlisle. To celebrate 2 years of blogging (which was actually at the start of this month), I have a special giveaway. One lucky reader will win a skirt length of genuine Linton Tweed. It is (IMO) beautiful fabric. I would say […]

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In my home town: Linton Tweeds

Hello Readers, Linton Tweeds was established here in Carlisle, close to the Scottish Borders, in 1912. They are probably most famous for being the manufacturers of the original fabric used in Chanel jackets. I think I am correct in saying that each season, Chanel still feature at least one garment made using Linton Tweed. Linton […]

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