Hand & Lock: Embroidery... With Style - Glasgow and Clyde Valley, Glasgow
09h45-20h00, Saturday, 31 October 2009
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Where: Glasgow Caledonian University City Campus, Glasgow, Glasgow and Clyde Valley
The Hand & Lock 3rd International Conference, Fashion Show and Prize Giving promises a day packed with insight into the fascinating world of embroidery and its role in fashion. Under the theme "Embroidery…With Style" and with the support of the Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow City Marketing Bureau and the Glasgow School of Art, the highlight of the event will be the internationally renowned Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery.
Hand & Lock are aiming to promote hand embroidered surface embellishment in the world of fasion and soft furnishings. Participants are encouraged to incorporate contemporary design and other innovative appoaches, thereby highlighting the value of hand embroidery even in this modern world. For the first time ever, Hand & Lock have introduced an open category and embroiderers from all backgrounds are eligible to enter.