The Muncaster Bed Hanging - the day of reckoning!

Written By Laura Turnbull - October 09 2019


Taffy Walker
October 30 2019

November come soon, please.

Kenlynn Verbeek
October 10 2019

amazing hopefully I will see the wall hanging at Muncastor . how exciting to b be part of the team. Congratulations to all Phillipa you are an inspiration.
regards Kenlynn [Australia ]

October 09 2019

Wonderful! When you do the color matching for the kits, are you able to determine the original colors— or do you have to match to the way they have changed over time? How different are the colors on the front versus the back (lined) side of the original?

Jane Dew
October 09 2019

Magnificent! Should you ever be in Stockport, or Stafford, or the Potteries, do visit Staircase House, the Ancient High House, or Ford Green Hall, to see the replica bed hangings and bed covers, worked by the volunteer groups, the Staircase Stitchers, the Borough Broderers and the Ford Green Threaders over the last thirty years.
So wonderful to take stitchers through the historical techniques and see them recreate textiles for the local historic buildings.
The current project is a hanging, on scarlet Melton cloth, with gold work and needlepoint octagons, to hang above the High Table in the Great Hall at Bramall Hall.
Your Muncaster project is just beautiful.

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