Hand & Lock

Hand & Lock is one of the world’s oldest embroidery houses. Find out about their work in the worlds of fashion and military embroidery!

Detail of Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery work by Paloma Alarcon
The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Paloma Alarcon

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Self portrait, by Charis Esther, Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery, 3rd Place, Textile Art, Open category
The Funk Files: Meet Charis Kibble

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Bee sculpture detail, by Hannah Mansfield
The Funk Files: Meet Hannah Mansfield

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

3rd Prize Shonaegh Cochlan (1), Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2017
The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Shonaegh Stewart

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Celebration: Party Animals, by Sally Wilson, 2nd Place, Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2017, Textile Open Category
The Funk Files: Meet Sally Wilson (again!)

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…