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A Short Film Of Weaving Our New Throws at Bristol Weaving Mill

We chose to work with Bristol Weaving Mill to weave our Barley and Barton Throws because they are a small, dynamic, experimental and creative mill. Their expertise meant we could realise our rather complex designs. The throws are woven using the double cloth technique, which means they are reversible. For texture we chose a Donegal Tweed wool, spun in Ireland, and a little bit of alpaca ensures a very soft handle!

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The Quilt Makers of Gujarat

We’re extremely fortunate to have discovered Raimal, his wife and daughter, master quilt makers, from Gujarat.  

They’ve been making quilts most of their adult lives, and their expert skills at piecing, layering and kantha stitching by hand are faultless.  Their tiny stitches are close together in neat rows, which sets them apart from many cheaper kantha stitched pieces on the market.  

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