Bellwether Blanket

Bristol Weaving Mill
£250
The Bellwether Blanket by Bristol Weaving Mill. A graphic tasseled blanket in an off white and black check pattern, which was developed on hand looms in BWM's Bristol studio using British Shetland sheep's wool from the nearby Mendip Hills. All the colours of the Bellwether Blanket come from the natural fleece tones of the sheep.
Material: 100% Wool
Dimensions:
cm: Width 128cm, Height 140cm
inches: Width 50.4in, Height 55.1in
Care Instructions: Wool wash with low spin and dry flat

Process

The Bellwether Blanket was developed on hand looms in the Bristol based studio, using British Shetland sheep’s wool from the nearby Mendip Hills. All colours of the Bellwether Blanket come from the natural fleece colours of the sheep. The blankets are produced on reclaimed mechanical weaving looms in the industrial heart of Bristol.
The Maker Bristol Weaving Mill Textile Weaver - South West England

Bristol Weaving Mill (BWM) is a bespoke textile mill established in 2015 by Franki Brewer and Juliet Bailey, the owners of renowned textile design studio Dash and Miller. Bristol Weaving Mill was created to grant Franki and Juliet full control over the making process, with a focus on creating innovative textiles for fashion and interiors. Franki and Juliet contribute to the field extensively, lecturing at the Campaign for Wool's 'Making it in Textiles' conference, and at the Royal College of Art.