Author archive for Alex Daniels

  • Jun302021

    The Silk Walls of Humphries Weaving

    We have supplied thousands of metres of fabric for silk walling since our inception in 1972, in a vast rainbow of colours. As we near our 50th anniversary we reflect on some of our most prestigious and recognisable silk walling projects we are proud to have been involved with.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Nov092020
    Digital HHA 2020

    The Historic Buildings, Parks & Gardens 2020, (Virtual HBPGE)

    This year we welcome the first Virtual HBPGE2020. The annual AGM and exhibition this year transforms itself into a digital platform showcasing some of the countries most prestigious manufacturers, designers and architects.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Sep162020
    British Textile Week - UKFT

    British Textile Week 2020

    On the 9th of September the United Kingdom Fashion & textile Association, (UKFT,) launched British Textile Week.. This provided a digital showcase of the craftsmanship, creativity and technical skills of the UK textile industry.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Aug282020
    jacquard fabric design

    Jacquard fabric design

    Our Jacquard fabric design is popular for walling, curtains and upholstery throughout both historic & contemporary interiors.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Jun052020
    Textile Fibres

    Textile Fibres

    We use our knowledge of textile fibres to design and to create fabrics balancing a multitude of characteristics, considering, include lustre, weight, texture and performance.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Jan312020
    woven fabric design

    125 years of the National Trust; Heritage Fabrics

    The National Trust is an independent charity working to preserve places of historic interest or natural beauty within England, Wales & Northern Ireland.
    The Trust own over 500 heritage properties, which includes historic houses & gardens, industrial monuments and social history sites, throughout which they focus on the environmental and heritage conservation.

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    HUMPHRIES WEAVING
  • Sep272019
    Viscose fabrics with colour tabs

    Introducing our fine viscose yarn

    In recent years Humphries Weaving have seen a demand for fabrics that have the look and feel of silk, but with an increased abrasion performance. We have been exploring solutions that meet both requirements and have spent a long time testing different yarn compositions and weights within our popular historic and decorator qualities. We are now carrying out sampling for regular customers and seeing an increase in the popularity of using fine viscose yarn.

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