Northern Society of Costume and Textiles

The following societies have interests in textiles:

The Costume Society is a lively, friendly organisation whose aim is to promote the study and preservation of historic and contemporary dress. -

West Yorkshire Textile Heritage -

The Costume Society of Scotland was established in 1966 with the aim of fostering an interest in every aspect of costume historical and contemporary in Scotland. -

The Embroider's Guild - Our remit, expressed formally through our 'charitable aims', is to build awareness of stitch and textile art. We educate, encourage, inspire, and promote the achievement of excellence. -

Knitting and Crochet Guild -

The Quilter's Guild -

The Medieval Dress and Textile Society -

Bradford Textile Society -

Huddersfield Textile Society -

Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners, Dyers -

Society of Dyers and Colourists -

The Textile Institute -

The Textile Society -The Textile Society is a unique forum for textile professionals and enthusiasts. It promotes the study of textile disciplines and celebrates the history and culture of textiles, both traditional and contemporary. Established 1982 as an educational charity, it supports students, designers, historians and practitioners though educational and professional awards.- http://www.textilesociety/

The Fan Circle International -