Made in Britain in the news this week: Roksanda Ilincic, Mulberry, London Design Festival, British Craftsmanship
A visit to London Fashion Week last week revealed that more and more designers are now making ‘Made in Britain’ a part of their brand. Roksanda Ilincic is one of them, as told in this interview in the Telegraph last week.
Emma Hill: the £1 billion bag lady (ES Magazine)
Hill talks about the Rookery, the Somerset factory where many of the Mulberry bags are made.
The London Design Festival (Manufacture & Industry)
On now until the 25th September, Manufacture & Industry have a good summary of the best events on their blog.
Craftsmanship: a dying art? (The Ecologist)
The Ecologist poses the question, and asks if we are in danger of losing British craftsmanship altogether.