Author archive for humphriesweaving

  • Mar232021
    Lancia Monte Carlo

    Lancia Monte Carlo

    In July 2019, Humphries Weaving were contacted by the production company responsible for the filming of Quests series “Salvage Hunters Classic Cars”.  Curve Media’s requirement was to source a fabric for the interior of a 1970’s Lancia Monte Carlo. Click here to read about this exciting project.

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  • Dec162020
    Snow at the mill Christmas & New Year opening at Humphries Weaving

    Christmas & New Year Opening

    Our last day at the mill this year is Tuesday 22nd December 2020 and we look forward to returning to assist you on Thursday 7th January 2021.

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  • 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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