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Art Exhibition!

I currently have an exhibition of my paintings on display at Art Form Framers in Shipley from 5th June to 30 July.  For more details go to their website at


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Creative Voyager

I am always busy designing, making and generally creating something interesting. 

This year I picked up my paint brushes away from the design studio and created a range of family portraits for pl…

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What have we been up to?

Our blog has gone unchanged over the last year and this is mostly due to the fact that we've been really busy.


We have been working on a n…

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3 Weeks!

That's all the time we had from June meeting Jane [Show Co-ordinator] to the evening of the show.

A charity fashion show for United Jewish Israel Appeal (, 12th November, w…

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Avoca - Family history - Part 2

June went to the Avoca mill in Ireland with her family in May.  She was delighted to see the weaving process still in place with many of the original designs by the three Wynne sisters still being mad…

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Family Links to Avoca Handweavers, Ireland – Part One

Discovering Avoca

June Parsons has been incorporating Avoca fabrics into her creations for many years and her most recent creation Le Tour de Yorkshire outfit was made using a sublime Tweed green w…

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Le Tour de Yorkshire Outfit

Aside from designing and making beautiful clothes, we love cycling for its health, sustainability, fun and social benefits. We also love our outfit inspired by Le Tour de France which…

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Current Projects

This month sees The Spiral Mill working toward finishing a couple of projects including a beautiful ensemble we have called English Garden.  It's a corset and skirt in Sea Foam green satin with lace…

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