New Japan Collection Launch

LINTON RELEASES LINTON JAPAN COLLECTION On the 9th February 2012, at the British Embassy in Tokyo, Linton was proud to unveil the Linton Japan collection…a Japanese garment collection to celebrate Lintons one hundred year anniversary.  The garments elegantly combine superb Linton fabrics with knit and premium leathers. Visit our japan website

Textile Design by Simon Clarke

Dr Simon Clarke is a practicing textile designer and artist specialising in digital design who has exhibited his work internationally. He is a Senior Lecturer in Printed Textile Design on the BA (Hons) Textile Design course at University College Falmouth where he is also Pathway Leader for the MA in Textile Design. He has lectured at Kenyatta […]

Tweed for the 1st Lady

US president’s wife Michelle Obama a fan of Linton Tweeds By Elizabeth Broughton An up-and-coming Asian designer has taken a Cumbrian fabric from the streets of Carlisle to the wardrobe of one of the world’s most influential women.  And it was yet another coup for Linton Tweeds, based on Shaddongate, as Michelle Obama stepped out […]

Not too posh for Tweed

Posh Spice wows the catwalk with Cumbrian tweeds By Elizabeth Broughton Last updated 11:00, Saturday, 21 February 2009 A Carlisle fabric firm is celebrating after a superstar took its material from Cumbria to the catwalk Victoria Beckham Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham unveiled her latest collection in New York this week – and the iconic […]