Author archive for humphriesweaving

  • 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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  • Nov062020
    we are hiring

    We are hiring

    We are looking for an Account Manager to join our busy and friendly team in Sudbury, Suffolk.

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  • 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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  • 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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  • Jul312020
    The old and new damask on the 17th Century Metropolitan Bed, woven 300 years apart on the same tester.

    Historic Textiles for the MET

    The highly influential and venerable institution of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York celebrates its 150th year anniversary this year. We take a look at some of the projects we have collaborated on since Humphries inception in 1972.

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  • 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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  • May062020
    Half Silk Damasks – wool weft woven on a mixture of custom and stock silk warps by Humphries Weaving

    Half Silks

    In England half Silk Damasks reached the peak of their popularity in the early to mid-18th. Humphries are still weaving today many half silks such as Camlets, Bombazines, Taborets and Damasks.

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  • Apr302020
    fabric for scrubs

    Fabric for scrubs

    We were pleased to be invited to contribute to an endeavour set up by our neighbours at Sudbury Silk Mills, where a team is sewing fabric for scrubs.

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  • Apr012020
    Bruce working remotely

    Working Remotely at Humphries Weaving

    Humphries Weaving has the pleasure of working on many worldwide projects, where we don’t always meet face to face or operate in the same timezone. This means we have plenty of experience advising and supporting our customers working remotely.

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  • Mar112020
    Humphries Blue Silk Damask

    The Conservation of Auckland Castle

    With our Auckland Castle fabrics the interiors have been re imagined at different periods in the castles history for visitors to follow in the footsteps of the Bishops that lived there.

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