Hand-crafted Buttons for your Couture Cardigan

No tweed jacket or cardigan is complete without beautiful matching buttons. We at Linton Tweeds regularly get asked by our customers where they can find beautiful buttons to complement their garments. When we asked couture sewing guru, Claire Shaeffer for her thoughts, she came up with a wonderful guide to making one’s very own tweed […]

The Claire Shaeffer Simple Autumn Wrap

With Autumn well on the way, sewing educator Claire Shaeffer has decided, for her first contribution, to showcase something both beginner and advanced sewers can enjoy making! The simple autumn wrap. Both classic and elegant, these wraps can be enjoyed for seasons to come. Claire made the below wraps using our fabrics L30475 and Z8146. […]

Linton Tweeds Features in Couture Sewing Mag – The Maker’s Atelier

We are very exited to have been featured in the Autumn 2021 edition of couture sewing magazine, The Maker’s Atelier. This quarterly magazine was started by Francis Tobin and launched in 2018. The Autumn 2021 edition is all about tweed. The magazine looks into the history of this classic cloth and how it has evolved, […]

Karen Millen Joins Forces with Linton Tweeds for Latest Collection

British online fashion powerhouse, Karen Millen, has joined forces with Linton Tweeds for an exclusive collection which has launched on their website Labelled the Linton x Karen Millen collection, the eight-piece collaboration features artisanal fabric at the heart of the creation process. Made in extremely limited quantities, each piece reimagines the use of our […]

Decipher a Fabrics Seasonality with these 5 Tips

One of the questions we get asked frequently by our wonderful customers is if a fabric is ‘right’ for a particular season. Therefore, we thought we would write a little article to help guide you in the right direction when looking for an Autumn/Winter or Spring/Summer fabric. There are five main points to consider when […]