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‘Fashionability’ - Abraham Moon and the creation of British cloth for the Global market

 
‘Fashionability’ - Abraham Moon and the creation of British cloth for the Global market
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16 Sep 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm

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Guiseley Theatre

The Strauss Room, The Green , Leeds , LS20 9BT

Hear about the history of Abraham Moon & Sons (founded in 1837 ), and their links between the manufacture of cloth and the secret world of the global fashion system.

This talk gives the history of Abraham Moon & Sons (founded in 1837 in Guiseley) to examine design and innovation in the British woollen industry, 1830's to 2010's. It links the manufacture of cloth to the global fashion system, and the people who had the foresight to make this happen.

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