Author archive for humphriesweaving

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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