Embroidered Arts Exhibition 
3rd - 7th November 

The annual Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery celebrates global embroidery in fashion and textile arts. The exhibition will also highlight the work of London’s oldest embroidery atelier, reveal the fascinating history and show how embroidery is still practised in the 21st century. Find out more

London Craft Week 
4th - 10th October

Embroiderers to the British Royal Family, Savile Row, the Royal Armed Forces and top European designers, Hand & Lock opens its doors for one week to offer an insight into Britain’s oldest embroidery house. Find out more

Hand & Lock School 

We are pleased to announce that our physical classes will start running again in our Central London studio from April 12th. If you have any further questions about class bookings please contact school@handembroidery.com.
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Guided Studio Tours

Hand & Lock's expert guided tours get you exclusive access parts of the studio that are not open to the public. During the tour you will be guided round the newly refurbished studio, learning about the history of Hand & Lock and the ancient techniques we still use today. You will see key pieces held in our on-site archive as well as seeing live embroidery demonstrations.
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