Pinning The Past

Join Ruth Singer as she explores the history of fabric manipulation and visits museums and archives to discover textile treasures. It’s Pinning The Past – exclusive to Mr X Stitch!

Pinning The Past – Textile Memories

My 2015 exhibition Narrative Threads explored physical and emotional engagement with cloth, exploring tactility, memory and…

Pinning The Past – Faded Beauty

I bought this framed embroidery a couple of weeks ago. The combination of soft, delicate…

Pinning the Past – Collecting Textiles

Over the last 12 months, Pinning the Past has explored a range of historical and…

Pinning the Past – Wool

I would find it hard to choose my favourite fabric. Silk comes pretty high. Linen…

Stole - part of The Holar Vestments - 1374
Opus Anglicanum – A Once In A Lifetime Exhibition

The Opus Anglicanum: Masterpieces of English Medieval Embroidery exhibition is on at the Victoria &…