Hawthorne & Heaney have a new home!

For those that don’t know Hawthorne & Heaney have moved into a fabulous new studio located in 14 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia. A short walk from Tottenham Court Road station the new studio is spacious, airy and bright with 3 studio spaces. The studio now has multifunctioning rooms and our sister company London Embroidery School is […]

Hawthorne & Heaney Visits Opus Anglicanum at the V&A

2017, embroidery, exhibition, goldwork, London, silkwork, stitching, techniques, v and a, victoria and albert museum

For anyone interested by embroidery, Opus Anglicanum at the V&A museum is a must see exhibition. Despite its somewhat inaccessible name, the exhibition is a rare treat to see historical pieces, some of which are almost 1000 years old or on loan from usually closed archives. The Toledo Cope, 1320-30, England. The exhibition itself has […]