Author archive for humphriesweaving

  • Sep172021
    British Textiles Week 2021

    British Textiles Week 2021

    Humphries Weaving are proud to be featured in British Textiles Week 2021, a digital platform to showcase the craftsmanship, creativity & technical skills of the UK textile industry.

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  • Sep172021
    London Craft Week at Spencer House

    London Craft Week at Spencer House

    Humphries Weaving discuss their work and take you through their entire design and weaving process. After the talk you can explore the beautiful interiors of Spencer House, London.

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  • Apr162021
    Sudbury silk mills image

    Sustainability

    Our approach to sustainability is focused on four core categories; Products, Processes, Environment and Social.

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  • 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
    Finished view of Charter House Great Room doorway

    Year in review

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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