Embroidery - the textile art magazine
a magazine of the UK Embroiderer's guild.
Whether you are a keen embroiderer or simply love fabric and textiles, Embroidery magazine is filled with ideas and features to inspire you.
Each edition is packed with colourful features on contemporary and traditional textiles, and keeps you up to date with news of the latest shows and events taking place around the UK.
Our diary and what's on pages show you what's hot, while our features delve into the vibrant world of textiles, fashion and embroidery - covering everything from craft to catwalk and more!
Our mission is to bring you the best of embroidery and textiles, talking to makers and stitchers who share their passion for embellishing the surface with us – giving our readers a unique insight into all facets of this sumptuous craft. In our book section, you'll find the latest books on fashion, embroidery and textiles.
September / October 2018
This issue it's wonderful to show the scope of artistic work being expressed in embroidery and textiles today. From Swati Kalsi and her artisans' breathtaking hand embroidery to Stewart Easton's illustrative artworks, one senses that as long as we can encourage curious, open minds, there's still so much to explore through stitch and textiles.
On the Cover...... Thread Bearing Witness
Alice Kettle's latest project responds to the migrant crisis with the help of those most affected from around the world. On show at the Whitworth Gallery, Manchester from 1st September 2018 - Spring 2019, this work has taken out of her physical, emotional and artistic comfort zones.