Incorporation of Weavers of Glasgow is announcing three Awards for
the Scottish Weaving Industry.
First award for the best newcomer into the
weaving industry: this could be a designer, dyer, spinner,
tuner, weaver, finisher or sales person who has shown outstanding
initiative. They must be within 3 years of starting with
Second award for best piece of woven fabric:
tweed or tartan, which must have been woven in Scotland by an up
and coming member of your staff. They must be within 3 years
of starting with the mill.
for best lifelong service to the weaving industry: someone who has
given over 40 years' service to the industry and are about to
Entries must consist of no more than 500 words,
submitted by the manager or director of your company with sample
fabric, stating why the candidate merits being considered for the
The closing date is
December 2016. Awards will be presented at the Deacon's
Choosing Dinner at Trades House, Glasgow on 10th February
2017. With many industry speakers, this should prove to be
another great night!
Please email all submissions to