Newsletter – May 2019


Japan Textiles Tour (including Tokyo quilt show) 12-25 January 2020

Join our small group tour (maximum group size is 12 women) exploring the textiles of Japan! Visit the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, specialist handcraft and textile museums, enjoy hands-on workshops (saori weaving, shibori, tussah silk weaving, wax & indigo dyeing), visit artisan studios in Tokyo, Kyoto and Nagoya, indulge in fabulous fabric and textiles shopping, explore magnificent scenery and experience traditional Japanese culture. Plus so much more!

This tour is already half sold so don’t delay.

Click here for the tour overview, price and inclusions.

Request a tour information pack (daily itinerary, booking form etc)

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Bali Textiles Retreat:  27 July – 3 August 2019

Two places left including the option to share a twin room with another solo traveller.

Join us for a glorious week exploring Bali’s textile, handcraft and cultural heritage: Ikat, indigo, batik, basketry, weaving, woodcarving, ceremonial traditions, village life and more. Hands-on workshops, village visits, artisan studios, museums, markets, fabulous textile shopping, delicious cuisine, lush tropical landscapes and all while staying in a gorgeous 4 star resort.

Click here for the tour overview, price and inclusions.

Request a tour information pack (daily itinerary, booking form etc).

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Tours marked as EOIs INVITED are still being finalised – their details, itineraries and prices will be released in the future, initially to those who’ve registered an Expression of Interest (EOI). Some tours sell out just to their EOI list before we have a chance to advertise them more broadly so we do encourage you to register your EOI for one or several tour destinations

2020 Tours

Japan Textiles Tour (incl. Tokyo Quilt Show) – 12 – 25 January – BOOKINGS NOW OPEN!

India – late February – BOOKINGS OPEN SOON, EOIs INVITED

Morocco – 18 April – 2 May – BOOKINGS OPEN SOON, EOIs INVITED

Japan – September – EOIs INVITED

Turkey? Dates TBC – EOIs INVITED

Thailand & Laos Textiles Tour – November – EOIs INVITED

2021 Tours

Iran, Japan, Vietnam, Morocco, India  – EOIs INVITED

If you’re part of a craft guild, a group of textile-enthused friends/colleagues or are teaching/studying textiles and fashion you may wish to consider a private tour for your group. Contact us about customising one of our existing itineraries to suit your group’s dates, budget and needs.

You can also view our latest newsletter, guest testimonials and more information about our past and future tours on our website

We do hope you’ll join us!