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An Interview with Linton Designer Orla Bailie-Blackett

We love giving our web users and customers a sneak peak into the fascinating process of developing our unique couture tweeds. Textile designer, Orla Bailie-Blackett, kindly took a bit of time out of her busy schedule preparing our latest collection to answer a few questions regarding what its like to be an integral part in […]

Susan Khalje Shares Her Latest Sewing Tip – Closing a Classic French Jacket

The most straight-forward way to close a Classic French Jacket is with hooks and eyes, right along the center front. They speak to the symmetry of the jacket – the front edges simply abut. And they’re quick and easy to apply. It’s better to use slightly larger hooks (pictured); smaller ones catch all too easily […]

Official Reopen Date Announced!

We are excited to announce that Linton Tweeds will be reopening after the shutdown caused by the novel corona virus outbreak. The reopen date is set for the 27th of April 2020. We have carefully devised social distancing plans to ensure our employees can work safely in the mill and our offices without fear of […]

Coronavirus Update from Linton Tweeds

As a responsible business, we wish to keep all our trusted clients and partners updated on the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, and where we, as a business, stand in this current global crises. We would firstly like to assure you that Linton Tweeds is very much still fully operating. Production in our factory is continuing […]

We Are Gearing Up for Premier Vision in Paris!

In just two weeks we will be attending our favourite trade show in Paris, Premier Vision 2020. Our textile designers are hard at work putting the final touches on our latest collection, which is inspired by the theme of an enchanted forest. Premier Vision is a bi-annual event which takes place at Parc des Expositions […]

New Additions to our Crafting Product Range

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Let the crafting begin! With the success of our Fabric Craft Packs, which feature 10 fabulous couture fabric off cuts, we have decided to introduce a yarn craft pack as well as the mega fabric craft pack. The yarn craft pack comes with 6 random fancy yarns, used in the making of our amazing fancy […]

Our Gift To You This Christmas!

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Christmas is the season of giving and we want to give back to our wonderful clients for their fantastic support over the last year. From now until Christmas, we will be giving a free Linton Tweeds Purse, valued at £25.00, with all orders over £150.00. Each purse is made using an exclusive Linton Tweeds couture […]

Spotlight on Bespoke Designer Jane Goring

We love giving Linton Tweeds fans the opportunity to showcase what they have made with our couture fabrics. So when bespoke designer Jane Goring sent us a few images of her incredible jackets, we jumped at the opportunity to feature her in a blog. Specialising in consultancy of occasion wear outfits and bespoke pieces, Jane […]

A Typical Production Run – Part 2

A typical production run is split into two parts. The below highlights the second part of the production process – how we produce an order of tweed for an international retailer looking to make garments with our beautiful fabrics. Once an order for a tweed is received we would place our yarn orders. Some yarns […]

A Typical Production Run – Part 1

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We love giving our customers a glimpse behind the scenes here at Linton Tweeds. So, we thought we would break down the process of a typical production run. A typical production run is split into two parts. The first is the process of designing a new collection and showcasing it to potential buyers while the […]