Spinna Stories

Post Fashion Week Event February 2014: Showcasing London and our Central Asian Collaboration


On 26 February SPINNA Circle held an event at the Oriental Club showcasing the textiles of Central Asia and presenting the latest organisational developments. As guests arrived they were welcomed with refreshments and the chance to browse several tables featuring various types of traditional and contemporary handicrafts and textiles from the region. In her warm […]

Posted by Elizabeth Maleki Raee on 13, March 2014

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Rupa, founder of SPINNA Circle, speaks on BBC World on ‘Impact’ programme


On Friday, 7th March 2014, a day before International Women’s Day, BBC World presents a story of inspiration, collaboration and success from their programme ‘100 Women’ which brought women across the world together to connect and conduct business. The ‘Impact’ programme on BBC World presented what amazing results simple collaborations, connections and networking could help […]

Posted by Rupa Ganguli on 10, March 2014

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Gaby Cove joins SPINNA Circle Advisory Group


“Having been on the receiving end of advice and support from some extraordinary people over the years, I am committed to try and help other women in business to succeed and develop their skills in turn. Empowering women is one of the most critical things we should be focusing on in business right now, and […]

Posted by Emma Dick on 23, December 2013

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Testimonial from SPINNA Circle NatWest Mentoring Programme Participant


Arlette Lee has produced a collection of luxury ruanas, an Andean-style cape with her modern heritage twist. Arlette was inspired by the luxurious natural fibre of the Peruvian Andes, Baby Alpaca along with the traditional craftsmanship so set about producing her own exclusive collection. All the ruanas are hand-woven, beautifully light and soft and designed by Arlette to cater […]

Posted by Emma Dick on 20, December 2013

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