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July Giveaway + Fashion and Textile Museum Talk with Donna

1 July 2014
It’s summertime at last — the sun is shining, the warm breeze is brushing against your skin…. and we are loving it! To celebrate the warm weather, this month’s giveaway item will be our On the Rocks Glass Jug – it’s just perfect for serving your favourite summer cocktail or a refreshing lemonade on a lazy summer afternoon.
We would love to hear your favourite recipe for a summer cocktail or a special lemonade. For your chance to win our Rock the Boat jug, please submit a your favourite recipe by leaving a comment on this blog post or by emailing press@donnawilson.com, and we’ll choose one lucky winner at the end of the month.
In other news, starting this autumn The Fashion and Textile Museum in London will have a very exciting exhibition on knitwear: 

20th Century Knitwear
Chanel to Westwood
19 Sept 2014 – 18 Jan 2015

Inspirational fashion knitwear from the 20th century. Highlights include 1920s Chanel jersey, 1930s woollen swimwear, 1970s Bill Gibb and conceptual garments from 1980s and 90s designers Comme des Garçons, Vivienne Westwood and Julien MacDonald. An exciting combination of famous names and visually exciting pieces, the exhibition charts the influence of art movements Pop, Punk and Deconstruction alongside new knitwear technologies and design innovation.

As part of the exhibition’s events programme, Donna will be doing a talk at the museum on Thursday 2nd October, discussing British knitwear, textile design, and contemporary craft.
Tickets are available HERE.
Sign up early before tickets sell out and you’ll have something to look forward to for when the weather cools down! 🙂
We hope you’re having a lovely summer!