In celebration of fifty years of the Zandra Rhodes’ label, the Fashion and Textile Museum presents Zandra Rhodes: Fifty Years of Fabulous. This retrospective will highlight 100 key looks, as well as 50 original textiles.
You can see a sneak preview of this exhibition at this year's Spring Knitting & Stitching Show which will comprise of ten of Dame Zandra Rhodes signature designs taken from five decades of her career.
Brand New for 2019 we have launched the Spring Sewing School. Join us for a full day and half day dressmaking courses taught by world renowned dress-making tutors.
Classes will be available to book soon.
New this year join us in the prosecco lounge for a glass of fizz to sip on whilst you stitch away on your next craft project.
You are welcome to bring your own materials into the lounge to work on an existing project, there will also be opportunities to learn something new with experts in knitting, crochet and embroidery on hand.
The fashion industry has been known to be a culprit in today's wasteful society. To highlight the importance of sustainability in fashion we are launching an upcycling challenge at the show. Join us for our very first dress-making competition at the show where we are asking you to upcycle your old clothes and household waste into a brand new outfit.
There will also be a bag for life contest and upcycling workshops and demos on offer.