Making Gold: Embroidery with Hand and Lock
London embroidery house, Hand & Lock, share their embroidery expertise through hosting a series of workshops. Workshops focus on making gold brocade, a technique used for military uniforms.
Hand & Lock is London’s premier embroidery house, providing embellishment & embroidery to the Royal Family, European design houses, the Royal Armed Forces and Savile Row. Now in its 250th year, their central London atelier offers a range of services from hand monograms and bridal customisation to goldwork blazer badges.
The brand is committed to sharing its embroidery expertise and since 2001 has promoted a programme of embroidery education and advancement by creating the annual international embroidery competition ‘The Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery’ and also establishing the ‘Hand & Lock School for Embroidery’, which now operates workshops and classes around the world.