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Stylish Tweed Jackets by Jane Goring

Long time client of Linton Tweeds, Jane Goring produced several beautiful and exceptionally stylish jackets made by some of our finest tweeds. What we love about each of these jackets is that they can be dressed up or worn with jeans for a more casual look. Ideal for winter or a day at the races, […]

BBC Local Radio 50th Anniversary & Fiona Hurley


To mark the 50th anniversary of BBC Local Radio the regions are uniting in stitch! The challenge is to create a 25cm/10″ fabric square that best reflects what you treasure about your patch.  From castles to cairns, Cumberland sausages to Morcambe Bay Shirmp what is is it that says Cumbria to you? Using up small […]

A Close Up with Designer Sarah Badeni

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Sarah Badeni “An English designer, making beautiful , exquisitely tailored bespoke dresses, coats and jackets; fabrics sourced in England and made in England, her distinctive signature is of understated elegance, taste and sophistication, using the most luxurious fabrics Sarah Badeni loves fabrics, silks, tweeds , wools anything that is tactile and beautiful Her style is […]

Anne Ladbury gives advise on working with our Linton fabrics

One of our most loyal and well established customers Anne Ladbury, presenter of many BBC programmes on dressmaking and author of around 40 books has very kindly compiled a small booklet on sewing tips, advice and suggestions on selecting and handling our Linton fabrics. As our fabrics are loosely woven and of a delicate nature they […]