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Lisbon – Textile Exhibitions 2014

Lisbon – Textile Exhibitions 2014

 We have just returned from our Worldbasket Textile tour in Lisbon. View of Sao Vicente de Fora      A wonderful relaxed city, with lovely architecture, cobbled streets and hills so nice to walk up, the narrow back lanes to look down at the city or to […]

Dhurries

Dhurries

Dhurries, flat woven rugs in cotton, wool and jute, have long been a cottage industry in many Indian small villages and towns of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, with weavers being local men employed to create these hard wearing and attractive rugs,also in Punjab, where the […]