Sleep with style
A collaboration between Foxford weavers and designer Helen McAlinden is bringing stunning contemporary designs to the bedroom.
Helen McAlinden is throwing down the gauntlet. “We’d love to use linen from the North, but there isn’t a weaver who can weave linen wide enough for our sheeting,” says the Belfast-born designer. Are you listening, Irish textiles industry? If you weave it, international design contracts will come.
McAlinden is talking at the launch of her new homewares collection for iconic Mayo weavers Foxford. The 100-year-old Foxford mill produces...
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