Hands on Textiles at the M&S Archive

Event details



11:00 am - 1:00 pm


University of Leeds

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Free - book a place




Accessible venue, Alcohol free, Family friendly, Free

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About this event

Discover the fascinating story of textile technology behind the iconic British retailer M&S, from man-made wonder fabrics to the latest sustainable textiles.

You will also have the opportunity to try some hands on textile craft activities. This is a great opportunity to explore 20th century high street fashions and fabrics, be creative and chat with other students. 

This event will be held in the M&S Company Archive which is located in the Michael Marks Building on the University of Leeds Western Campus.

If you need any assistance or have any questions please contact k.a.missin@leeds.ac.uk