These articles have been written by members of the Kennet Valley Guild.


The Dyeing article deals with how to dye fibre, yarn and fabric using either natural dyes
or acid dyes.

Written by Chris Fletcher.

The Story of Sheep

The Sheep Story discusses the spinning of fibre into yarn.
Written by Chris Fletcher.

The Newbury Coat

The Newbury Coat describes the re-enactment of the Making of the Newbury Coat 200
years after the original.

Edited by Pat Foster.

The Weaving article deals with various forms of weaving ranging from the very simple to
highly complex.

Written by Chris Fletcher.