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It's Official!


Magie & Bob have

handed over the


meter stick!

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Thank you

Magie & Bob


For everything

you have taught us &

your continued support.


Enjoy your next


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We are

Jenny & Wally

A textile enthusiast from

the UK and a batik artist

from The Gambia.


Together we will continue

to bring you unique

textiles & beads from

across Africa. 

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Sorry No Baskets....


We have had to stop

supplying the beautiful

Bolga baskets for a bit.


But we look forward to

working with the gang at

Baba Tree Basket Company

in the future.

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We have changed

our payment system....


We now use



No account needed 

you can still use your 

regular debit or credit card.

Some savings still available...

World Textile Day Scotland : Bridge of Allan

Saturday 1 June, 10 - 4

FREE ENTRY to our exhibition and sale of fair trade textiles from around the world

11 am : main talk : Textile Animal Trappings - Celebration and Endurance

  • with world textiles expert and author Gaynor Williams
  • £5. Tickets on the door

2 pm : two short talks : Magie Relph and Diane Gaffney

  • £3. Tickets on the door

FAIR TRADE MARKET from makers, workshops and villages around the world

Plus: delicious onsite catering and refreshments all day

Venue: Parish Church of Scotland, 12 Keir St, Bridge of Allan, FK9 4NW

View and print flyer: World Textiles Spring Events [ PDF format ]

The African Fabric Shop at Threads Textile Festival

7 - 8 June, 10 - 4

With Jenny and Wally 'otherwise engaged', Magie and Bob will be manning the stand at Threads Textile Festival.

Yes, we'll have our usual array of fantastic African fabrics, sourced diretly from the makers across Africa. Other festival highlights include:

  • Sunny Bank Mills gallery/shop/exhibition
  • Talks
  • Workshops
  • Sunny Bank Mills archive tours
  • Onsite food and refreshments

Plus: don't miss Magie's talk - Big Is Beautiful

Magie will show and discuss African costumes from her collection.

Saturday 8 June, 2 pm.

More information:

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