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Hand & Lock Interview 2014 with Open Prize Winner Julia Titchfield

The 2014 brief of ‘Floral and Geometry’ with ‘Metal Thread embroidery’ could have left many a designer paralysed with fear. Not our Open Prize...

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Hand & Lock interview 2014 Student Prize winner Myra Chung

Creating a full Embroidered look for the Hand & Lock Prize is always going to be difficult. The standard is exceptionally high and the...

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Download your Free Christmas Embroidery Guides and Template Now.

Hand & Lock’s Jade Sexton and Anna Slotterback have produced two embroidery guides complete with templates. The Gingerbread man and the Snowflake can be...

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Hand & Lock supply lace for the Scottish National Ballet

Lovingly recreated for audiences, Scottish Ballet proudly presents Peter Darrell’s The Nutcracker, touring winter 2014/15. Crafted for Scotland by the company’s founding Artistic Director, a famous storyteller...

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2014 Year in Review

2014 saw the usual host of high profile embroidery commissions at Hand & Lock but no-one could have guessed that casual conversations in our...

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Hand & Lock Pop-Up Monogramming services

Hand & LockPop-Up Monogramming services December 2014   Top Shop Pop-Up For two days only Top shop will offer customers free monogramming on any...

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The Hand & Lock New York Classes begin

In the heart of Manhattan’s Garment District teachers Stéphanie Bonneau and Jessica Pile have begun teaching the Hand & Lock Embroidery classes. Week one is...

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Restoring traditions: City Marshal Belt and Epaulettes

Back in mid August Hand & Lock were commissioned by Philip Jordan, the City Marshal of The City of London to refurbish some crucial accoutrements that...

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The 2014 Hand & Lock Prizegiving

Each year Hand & Lock proudly organise the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to promote the use of hand embroidery in couture with the aim...

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Poppy embroidery to be auctioned to raise funds for the 2014 Poppy appeal.

Hand & Lock have produced a tribute to the fallen of WWI using our hand guided industrial sewing machine. The symbolic poppies have been...

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