Never to old!

Never to old!

When I first began thinking about FVTV I had a serious concern, well to be honest I had a few but we will not go into those here. No, what I was worried about was would I be taken seriously because of my age? Would people just think my designs/clothes would be ‘nelly’...
The Vintage Fabric Expert.

The Vintage Fabric Expert.

The Vintage Fabric Expert … This is the first in a number of blog posts about special individuals. Not names you would recognise from magazines or the internet, but ordinary people [ and I do not mean that in any derogatory sense] who have embraced a more sustainable...
Community Clothing Ticks My Boxes

Community Clothing Ticks My Boxes

Community Clothing There can be few individuals in this country with as much passion for the UK textile and manufacturing industry than Patrick Grant. From his Saville Row tailoring company of Norton &Sons to his encouragement of amateur sewers on the much loved...