WOVEN Go & See: Innovation Special

sports bra on mannequin

Smart underwear, virtual reality textiles, the ability to “feel” fabric from thousands of miles away… There are amazing things happening in the world of textiles in Kirklees and the surrounding […]

The Recyclers

Member of staff from English Textiles Recycling

A very short film about English Textiles Recycling in Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, a company set up to recycle synthetic yarns and fabrics. Created by Curlew Films for Woven in 2019 […]

The Charity

Member of staff from Oxfam Wastesaver.

A very short film about the Oxfam Wastesaver plant in Batley, West Yorkshire, which recycles thousands of tons of clothes each year. Created by Curlew Films for Woven in 2019 […]

The Machine Makers

Member of staff from Roaches. White short, grey hair and beard.

A very short film about Roaches International in Birstall, West Yorkshire, which makes fabric testing machinery for the textile industry. Created by Curlew Films for Woven in 2019 and commissioned […]

The Rug Designer

Andrew Warburton of Area Rugs

A look at Area Rugs and Carpets, hand tufted rug designers and manufacturers in Mirfield, West Yorkshire. Created by Curlew Films for Woven in 2019 and commissioned by Creative Scene.

The Crafters

Jenny from Creative Craft Centre

A very short film about the Creative Craft Centre in Dewsbury, one of the area’s few remaining wool shops. Created by Curlew Films for Woven in 2019 and commissioned by […]

The Yarn Spinners

woman with dark hair and red cardigan who is member fo staff at the mill

A look at the Brierley Brothers Woollen Yarn Spinning Mill in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Created by Curlew Films for WOVEN in 2019 and commissioned by Creative Scene.