London Craft Week 2022 includes a large number of textile related talks, demonstrations, tours and displays. Here is just some of the textile highlights.
Chaccra’s new Solfeggio Frequency Tibetan Nire handwoven rug is part of a larger project to bring employment to the women of the remote village of Zeba on the Tibetan Plateau
The Turkish city of Ushak is in danger of severing its long-standing connections with the weaving industry for good. By opening an exemplary weaving workshop there, Kirkit Rugs is attempting to stem a complete decline. Rachel Meek talks to company owners Ahmet and Tovi Diler