Kashmir and Silk
4000 miles from his native home of Kashmir, Imtiyaz Dar carries on a family tradition of 3 generations. Ethically sourcing goods with designs dating back to the Mughal empire of Persia. Kashmir and Silk work with family cooperatives who weave the extraordinary beauty of mountain, lake and forest into traditional works of art.
Kashmir and Silk sell hand-tailored Ladies Jackets in silk and wool and Men’s wool waistcoats plus a range of luxurious scarves in richly hued thread in a variety of colours and designs. Rugs and cushion covers are made using a technique called Ari work. Weavers embroider richly coloured wool or silk/mix thread on cotton, in a chain stitch pattern.
Crewel bedspreads and tablecloths, walnut wood boxes and papier mache objets d'art.
7 The Parade, Shrewsbury
T: 07779 998644
Menswear, Tailoring & Dress Hire
We specialise in bespoke tailoring and shirt making, as well as offering a full range of formal and casual wear off the peg from leading European brands. We only stock the highest quality brands in clothing, footwear and accessories and believe in providing a premier service to our customers.. Tailored and designed to last.Quality tailoring involves understanding form, shape and fabric. Our years of experience, backed up by expert knowledge, mean we know how to provide the best tailoring for you.
T : 01743 236635
Open : Mon to Sat
Oscar & Willow Millinery
The Parade Shops
Oscar & Willow Millinery is the creation of Fleur Curtis, award winning hat designer and milliner based in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Many of her exquisite creations are one offs or limited editions, so you are assured that your hat will be unique. Her designs are handcrafted using both traditional and modern millinery techniques, paying great attention to detail and using luxurious quality materials.
In early 2021 Fleur was awarded the Craftmanship award in The Feltmakers Design Awards, a prestigious competition in the industry with a panel of distinguished judges including the renowned Rachel Trevor-Morgan, one of the Queens milliners.
Visit Fleur’s studio and shop at Oscar & Willow Millinery and you will find a range of ready to wear hats and fascinators suited for any special occasion, including the races, weddings and bridal pieces. Alternatively, you can book for a consultation with Fleur to have a bespoke piece designed and handmade especially for you.
Opening times: Tues, Weds, Fri & Sat 9.30am – 4.30pm. Mon & Thurs by appointment only.
T: 07878 964207