Students commended at Bradford Textile Awards

08 September 2021

Students from BA (Hons) Textile Design picked up an impressive number of commendations from this year’s Bradford Textile Society Awards.

First year student Lillie Houseman was awarded second prize by The Clothworkers’ Company in the Print category, whilst a further ten commendations were awarded to students across Print, Mixed Media and Wool.

Image: Lillie Houseman

Students were presented with commendations in the following categories:

Prestigious Textiles LTD:
L6 Lauren Barclay- Commendation

The Clothworkers' Company
L4 Lillie Houseman- 2nd Prize
L4 Guy McCallum- Commendation
L4 Beth Darborn- Commendation
L4 Amy Carr- Commendation

L6 Georgina Booker- Commendation
L6 Lily Beal- Commendation
L5 Indigo Russell- Commendation
L5 Megan Titman- Commendation

Image: Megan Titman

Merino Wool
The Woolmark Company
L5 Esther McLellan Newman- Commendation

Mixed Media
The Clothworkers' Company
L6 Abbie Copeland- Commendation

Image: Abbie Copeland

Established in 1893, the Bradford Textile Society is the oldest textile society in Britain, and despite all the changes which have taken place in the textile industry since its formation, the Society continues to thrive. The annual design competition is unique in its breadth of coverage and attracts over 1,000 entries from students throughout the UK.