Category Archives: Style

Couture Sewing Patterns Now Available

We are proud to have launched three exciting new sewing patterns for sale on our website – The Parisian Jacket, the Classic French Jacket and the Circle Skirt Dress. Each of these patterns has been crafted by master Paris-based draper and couture pattern maker Julien Cristofoli for international couture fashion educator, Susan Khalje. Julien’s true […]

Couture Sewing Educator Susan Khalje Discusses Choosing the Perfect Trim

When constructing a traditional French Jacket, one of the crucial aspects in making your final product stand out is an exquisite trim. World renowned couture sewing educator Susan Khalje, whose sewing patterns we sell on our website here, explains the best way to find the perfect trim for your jacket. ‘One of the biggest challenges, […]

Here’s How Much Fabric to Buy When Making a Jacket

If you’re making a traditional jacket, then you’re safe to go by the fabric recommendations on the back of the pattern envelope, maybe adding just a little more in case you’ve got a significant plaid to match or a particularly loosely woven fabric that might fray. But – if you’d like to go the route […]

Announcing Our Exciting Collaboration with Susan Khalje!

We are excited to announce a future collaboration with none other than couture fashion educator, Susan Khalje. We will be launching an exciting partnership with Susan in the coming months. Some of the things you as a Linton Tweeds fan can look forward to include discounts when you enroll in her highly sought after online […]

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 […]

Linton Tweeds and René for Autum/Winter 2019

René is one of Japan’s most prestigious fashion brands, with both a strong web presence and several boutique shops throughout the country. Linton Tweeds have been fortunate to have had several of our fabrics feature in their Autumn/Winter 2019 collection. We couldn’t resist but share some of the images from their latest catalog. René’s newest […]

4 Ways Linton Tweeds shows its Commitment to Sustainability

Sustainability is one of the most talked about issues of the modern world. Not a day goes by without a news story highlighting climate change due to the effects of pollution, mass production and over population. We at Linton Tweeds have looked internally and are attempting to improve our own carbon footprint. For the moment, […]

Linton Tweeds Fabric Features In Winser London’s Autumn Collection

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We are proud to have had one of our fabulous novelty fabrics chosen to produce key pieces in Winser London‘s Autumn 2019 Collection. Winser London selected a hip and elegant checked royal blue and white fantasy tweed to compose three classic pieces – a coat, jacket and a skirt. All three of these gorgeous garments […]

Louise Kennedy Showcases Autumn/Winter Collection Featuring Linton Tweed

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Irish fashion designer Louise Kennedy has released her new Autumn/Winter collection for 2019 with several incredible looks that feature an abundance of couture tweed. And not just any tweed, but couture tweed supplied by yours truly! For her new collection, Louise decided to hone in on the idea of ‘lasting luxury’ and ‘elegant glamour’ of […]