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EVENTS ARCHIVE 2016

The CFW at The International Surfaces Exhibition 2016

20.01.2016
Las Vegas, USA

The Campaign for Wool, the wool industry’s largest ever promotion for natural, sustainable wool returns to Surfaces (TISE) with its latest initiative – ‘The World is Better with Wool’ – which includes a feature focus on ‘The Freedoms of Sheep’.

Wool Floor Show London

23.03.2016
Chelsea Football Club, Stamford Bridge, London

  This exciting new event for wool flooring provides a retail trade, design and contract showcase in central London. Supported by some of the wool carpet industry’s most respected manufacturer brands, it will host trade stands and inspirational design and

Wool Week South Africa

30.03.2016
Walmer Park, Port Elizabeth

CFW’s Wool Week in Australia

09.05.2016
Australia

Dumfries House

09.09.2016
Dumfries House

  The First ever Dumfries House Wool Conference will take place; a gathering of key members of the fashion, interiors and wool industry organised by The Campaign for Wool and supported by Marks & Spencer.  The event has been referred

The Flooring Show

18.09.2016
Harrogate

The Campaign for Wool and British Wool will install an exciting, colourful, fun, design-led installation in the centre of the Wool Trends area, which is the hub for WoolRetailer.com which provides all wool retailer free sign-up to the industry’s latest

Decorex

18.09.2016
Syon Park - London

The Campaign for Wool have partnered with Homes & Gardens again to bring an exclusive Wool Trail to Decorex 2016. The Wool Trail map will highlight the designers and brands at Decorex that are showing the innovative possibilities of wool

Shetland Wool Week

24.09.2016
Shetland

This year there will be an extensive range of exhibitions, classes and events, which will cover many different subjects. These will include; weaving, spinning, dyeing, Fair Isle and lace knitting as well as many other fascinating subject areas. Events will

Woolly Hat Day – Friday 14th October

14.10.2016
Anywhere

Host an event – home or shop or indeed – by the seaside!  This is your event….you can shape it, style it, sail it away!  It could be Knitting Hats, Scarves or simply Host a Woolly Talk, or sit on

Selvedge Wool Symposium

14.10.2016
Artworkers' Guild in London

Join us for a day celebrating wool from all over the world at the Artworkers’ Guild in London. 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT Introduction from Selvedge founder Polly Leonard. First speaker will be Christien Meindertsma, a Dutch artist,

The CFW’s UK Wool Week

10.10.2016
UK

Heralding its 7th year, The Campaign for Wool announces UK Wool Week 2016, 10th – 16th October This October, The Campaign for Wool will mark its seventh successful year with its annual ‘Wool Week’. Taking place from the 10th –

Baaatique’ Hotel – Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

10.10.2016
Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

BAATIQUE HOTEL Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is partnering once again with the Campaign for Wool with a specially commissioned installation for Wool Week 2016. Showcasing an array of exceptional wool products, the Baatique Hotel features woollen fabrics, rugs, carpets and

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It’s the biggest Big Knit ever It’s the biggest Big Knit ever

This year The Campaign for Wool is collaborating with innocent, and inviting all our supporters and knitting communities to participate in helping us raise the awareness of wool as a natural, biodegradable and renewable fibre. Since 2003, innocent has been working with Age UK

Landscape hero Join our World of Wool at the Wool BnB!

To mark the #WoolWeek celebrations, The Campaign for Wool will be opening the doors to the first ever ‘Wool BnB’, where everything inside, from carpets to cardigans will be made of wool. The BnB, located in Islington, London, will be

_8260131 Woolly Weekend in The Cheese Hub at The Big Feastival

For the second year running The Campaign for Wool has collaborated with Alex James Presents at The Big Feastival over the August Bank Holiday. The festival is held on Alex James’s farm in the Cotswolds, offering a relaxed family environment,

Screen Shot 2016-04-26 at 22.36.08 We Meet Fi Scott of Make Works

For the next in our series of #WoolWorks interviews we met up with Fi Scott, Founder of Make Works, a directory which promotes UK manufacturing. We love your business! Please introduce the concept of Make Works Make Works is a

Patrick head shot Patrick Byrne, Menswear Designer

We meet some incredibly talented designers and makers who love wool, each of them has a fascinating story to tell and we’re always interested in hearing their views on the industry. We hope you enjoy our first ‘Wool Works’ chat with

Harrogate floor show 1 Wool Carpet and Rug awards at The Flooring Show

The wool flooring industry gathered this week to receive recognition at the third Campaign for Wool Carpet and Rug Awards, held as part of The Flooring Show in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.  The Campaign for Wool Patron, HRH The Prince of

IMG_0420 WOOL CARE IN COVENT GARDEN

Wool Week marks its ninth year with a message of Careability, allaying consumer fears that caring for Wool is difficult, with an immersive installation in Covent Garden in October 2018 August 2018 – This October, The Campaign for Wool’s annual

Finisterre 15 OPSD HRH Visit - Bowmont merino sheep v1 The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall celebrate Ocean Plastic Solution Day and 15 years of Finisterre.

The Ocean Plastic Solutions Day Conference & Celebration event is a follow up to the successful Ocean Plastic Awareness Day in 2015, once again bringing together key stakeholders to present the progress society is making in tackling ocean plastic pollution.