Hand-made, natural fabrics and accessories for your home.

Dyeing

  • Naturally dyed silk in Guy Goodfellow window

    Slow Beauty

    I’ve always been a bit of a hippie – I worked for the new economics foundation for many years...

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  • Printing with iron

    Learning how to block print with natural dyes

      This is something I’ve been fascinated by for a very long time and over the years pieces of...

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    Coming out as Sarah Burns Patterns

    I’ve called my textile dyeing & printing business Dora Fabrics since I graduated from Chelsea – somehow it felt...

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    Celebrating Barron and Larcher – textile designers

    This is an extract of a longer talk I gave at the Steyning Bookshop on the 15th November 2018...

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    Printing with resists & indigo dyeing

    I’ve always loved working in negative – that’s the printer in me. When you cut a lino block you...

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    Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft

    This week I’ve had the chance to visit the wonderful Museum of Arts and Crafts in Ditchling, West Sussex this...

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    Wild Textiles: two-day workshops

    UPDATE: New two-day courses now booking Two-day workshops now booking for 10th/11th May & 12th/13th May. Forage for colour...

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    Our natural materials

    Local, natural materials inspire us  – I like what we at Dora Fabrics make, to reflect and be connected to where we...

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