So What Is Yarn Bombing?

So what is yarn bombing?  Yarn bombing is a type of graffiti or street art that employs colourful…

How to Set Up a Stitch Social

If you have enjoyed WOVEN and we’ve inspired you to take up stitching and repair, why not set…

Stitching Together Good Practice Guidelines

Cover of a report called Stitching Together: Good Practice Guidelines

The Stitching Together Good Practice Guidelines provide advice for facilitators of participatory textile making workshops and projects, including professional…

Kirklees Textile Timeline

A composite of five different black & white images depicting mill worked from the 19th and early 20th centuries

Some of the fabulous WOVEN volunteers have been taking part in a research project to create a timeline…

Download the Woven Walk App

Iphone screen with an aerial view of a town centre and tagged locations in green and red

WOVEN worked with Andrew Taylor at University of Huddersfield, Dugdale Bros & Co to develop an app that integrates…

Textiles at the West Yorkshire Archive Service

Textile record book from the archive

At West Yorkshire Archive Service Kirklees we collect and care for the unique documentary heritage of Kirklees and…