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About Sue the Silkewoman

Historic silkwork - Sue Lamberton Demonstrates & talks; teaches & makes insanely time consuming historic silkwork. Sue specialises in hand-knotted hairnets, narrow-ware (tablet or heddle weaving and braids), embroidered textiles for museums, historic sites & people. Based in Kent (UK) but able to travel

Further Info

Open to the Public?
Provides Course / Training

Silk Braids

Made to order using the centuries old, fingerloop technique.
Bespoke lengths and colours.

Thread can be hand-dyed.
Based on period sources (c1450 Harley ms; British Library and the Tollemache Book of Secrets; c1496; Helmingham Hall)
Please contact me for commissions