Spinna Stories

Happy 1 year SPINNA Circle London!


We can hardly believe that SPINNA Circle London is one year old. SPINNA Circle London was launched at the Oriental Club on October 10th 2012 with the aim to connect women entrepreneurs in fashion and textiles within the London area and link them to an international network. To celebrate and mark this very special achievement and anniversary, […]

Posted by spinna4 on 7, November 2013

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Belinda Dickson OBE joins SPINNA Circle group of supporters and advisors!


Belinda Dickson joins our team of supporters and advisors this month! http://www.belindarobertson.com “SPINNA Circle is a wonderfully innovative brainchild; we strive as designers to source quality manufacturing, but all too often it is costly and time consuming to access available manufacturers. Having this comprehensive database of companies is an invaluable asset to the sector.  Utilising […]

Posted by Rupa Ganguli on 4, November 2013

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London Fashion Week party – this time its Ethiopia!


Providing tangible outcomes… and linking women “SPINNA Circle has made a very good start in Ethiopia by working with women textile entrepreneurs. We have learned with great interest that it has forged a capacity building agreement with CAWEE in August 2013.   The promotion evening by Rupa Ganguli and David Eaton on the 18th September was a […]

Posted by Rupa Ganguli on 4, October 2013

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Far and Wide Collective is an online store dedicated to bringing new artisans to the market place


Hedvig Christine Alexander is the founder of what is now called Far and Wide Collective.  An online boutique selling artisan jewelry, clothes and home wares sourced mostly from Afghanistan and Western Asian countries such as Pakistan.  When her husband’s work took the family back to Canada, Hedvig looked for a way to continue working with […]

Posted by Rupa Ganguli on 1, May 2013

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