<em>Edit Event</em> Shoemaking Demonstration with Carréducker at Purdey
11 May
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Carréducker demonstrates its methods of bespoke shoemaking. Available to purchase at Purdey, their products include slippers, walking shoes and hunting boots made from tweeds, leathers and canvas, all of which are well known for being dependable in the field.

<em>Edit Event</em> A Celebration of Scottish Craftsmanship
9 May
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Join the Scottish knitwear brand for a demonstration of hand intarsia – one of the most intricate and traditional knitting techniques. Sample Scottish whisky as you browse the latest menswear and womenswear collections. Alongside this, don’t miss an exhibition of work by Frida Wannerberger,...

<em>Edit Event</em> India Craft Week Preview: Explore Rare and Traditional Skills
8 May
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Craft Village hosts demonstrations of six rare crafts from India. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore traditional skills in weaving, embroidery, metal inlay, narrative art and pottery, evolved through a lineage of over 700 years.

This preview of India Craft Week showcases the...

<em>Edit Event</em> Blooming Print
9 May
1720

Fine printing and bookbinding company Barnard & Westwood offers guided tours of their Royal Warrant-holding print workshop and bindery, for an evening of craft with a floral twist. Exhibiting alongside them are floral artist Christina Kurtis, paper maker Amanda Brannan and ikebana...

<em>Edit Event</em> An Introduction to Knife Sharpening
8 May
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Learn the basics of knife sharpening on whetstones in a hands-on two-hour class to help keep your knives sharp and shiny. Throughout the week there is also a display of knives from small artisanal UK makers.

Kitchen Provisions teach knife-sharpening and maintenance classes for people...

<em>Edit Event</em> LUACHANNA: PINCH x Mourne Textiles
8 May
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PINCH and Mourne Textiles launch a collaborative collection of wall hangings and cushions, hosting a master weaver and legacy loom at the PINCH Bourne Street shop.

PINCH and Mourne Textiles present their collaboration LUACHANNA: a collection of wall hangings and cushions to celebrate...

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SCP presents a collection of products that contextualise their unique approach to designing and making.  As well as an exhibition of Floris Wubben ceramics and a demonstration of upholstery making, the brand hosts a talk between ELLE Decoration...

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Bentleys, the vintage luggage specialist, hosts Britain’s finest traditional leather craftsmen, Neil Macgregor and Valerie Michael, as they recreate a Victorian Gladstone bag and reveal their techniques.

Neil MacGregor and Valerie Michael have an international reputation as designers...

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Taskmaster Burst is a series of sculptural works of sculptures inspired by industrial landscapes and chimney stacks. An exciting collaboration between glass artist Liam Reeves and interdisciplinary designer Charles Stern, mixing traditional glass-making techniques with 3D-printed...

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11 May
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Coinciding with Pitzhanger’s inaugural Anish Kapoor exhibition, respected masters of antiqued mirror and gilded glass Dominic Schuster showcase samples from their diverse portfolio of work.

In March 2019, following a major £12 million conservation and revitalisation project, Pitzhanger...

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The Conran Shop welcomes silkscreen and digital-printing specialist Make-Ready to its flagship store for a five-day live screen-printing installation. To coincide with the Bauhaus centenary, Make-Ready will demonstrate its screen-printing prowess and produce 300 Bauhaus-inspired prints over the...

<em>Edit Event</em> Made to Measure: The Ultimate Fragrance Experience
8 May
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Penhaligon’s Made to Measure experience offers a choice of four pure perfume bases, personalised with the addition of one of their raw essence signatures. Sit back and relax while your bespoke fragrance is hand blended and bottled in front of you. Made to Measure is available at both Wellington...

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Join LINLEY at their flagship London showroom and discover the process of making bespoke products as well as the intricacies involved in creating their renowned marquetry.

Founded by David Linley in 1985, LINLEY has a world-renowned reputation for fusing innovative design with...

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9 May
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Soane Britain displays a new commission by British artist Sophie Coryndon, whose intricate artworks are inspired by traditional crafts. Join Lulu Lytle in conversation with the artist as they discuss their keen interest in contemporary craftsmanship, followed by a demonstration.

In...

<em>Edit Event</em> Shoemaking Masterclass
13 Mar 12

Learn how to make natural raffia shoes with Miista during a masterclass in the brand’s Chelsea store. Explore the traditional art of weaving, begin to decode shoemaking jargon and discover the building blocks of modern craft.

Miista unites the nostalgia of founder Laura Villasenin's...

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The Embassy of Portugal spotlights porcelain manufacturer Vista Alegre and design company Boca do Lobo with an exhibition of their work, which combines traditional Portuguese craftsmanship with contemporary design. Master artisans demonstrate their craft during a cocktail reception.

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Curated by Oxo Tower Wharf and Coin Street, explore a carefully selected line-up of innovative and forward-thinking craft organisations, practitioners and collectives, including project collaborators Design-Nation and Future Icons. Amongst the curated displays, Bargehouse hosts talks, workshops...

<em>Edit Event</em> Exploring Digital Embroidery with Today at Apple
10 May
1821

As part of a series of creative sessions celebrating the intersection of craft and technology, join London embroidery house Hand & Lock and designer Yinka Ilori to create a digital embroidery tile for a one-of-a-kind tapestry.

Work with Hand & Lock and Yinka Ilori to digitally...

<em>Edit Event</em> Exploring Digital Embroidery with Today at Apple
8 May
1820

As part of a series of creative sessions celebrating the intersection of craft and technology, join London embroidery house Hand & Lock and designer Yinka Ilori to create a digital embroidery tile for a one-of-a-kind tapestry.

Work with Hand & Lock and Yinka Ilori to digitally...

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10 May
1721

Head to English Cut’s flagship London store for a drinks reception and demonstration, showcasing the process of cutting and making bespoke handcrafted garments using fine materials by Carnet & Harris Tweed.

English Cut’s team of cutters, tailors and makers have been honing their...

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