London Craft Week 2022 includes a large number of textile related talks, demonstrations, tours and displays. Here is just some of the textile highlights.
Five international interiors demonstrate how rugs can transform any space.
Nilufar in Venice
To coincide with the Venice Biennale 2022, founder of Nilufar Gallery, Nina Yashar, has curated two exhibitions at the the Giovanni Nicelli Private Airport in Venice Lido.
Radical Acts. Why Craft Matters
The second edition of the Harewood Biennial, ‘Radical Acts. Why Craft Matters’ opened at Harewood House in Leeds on 26 March
The Digital Future
Lockdown saw a massive global increase in online sales. But as countries open up, how does this change in buying look for rug businesses going forwards into 2022 and beyond? Denna Jones talks to three rug brands about how their digital sales have changed—and what lies ahead
Tufted Arts: Tim Eads
King of tufting and founder of Tuft the World, Tim Eads talks to Lucy Upward about his discovery of tufting and the craft’s meteoric rise in popularity during the pandemic
New publication Universal Principles of Interior Design by creatives Chris Grimley and Kelly Harris Smith focuses on the fundamentals of interior decoration. Denna Jones traces a path through some of the essential elements
Editor’s Picks: April 2022
Every month COVER Editor Lucy Upward will select highlights from the latest rugs on the market to appear on the COVER website.
Tufted Art: Jaime Derringer
In COVER 66, Editor Lucy Upward takes a look at the trend for tufted homewares and art and speaks to four dedicated tufters about the joys of the craft including artist and Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Design Milk, Jaime Derringer. Her...