Author Archives: Ptolemy Mann

About Ptolemy Mann

Ptolemy Mann is a textile artist, designer and architectural colour consultant

SPRING SAMPLE SALE @ CRAFT CENTRAL

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MANN FOR MADE…

As in MADE.COM…. but firstly big apologies for my lack of Blogging recently. Autumn is well and truly with us and with it I hope to get back into the blogging swing of things. Time always seems so short and … Continue reading

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New Summer Colour Rugs…

The sun is streaming through the window as I type. Apologies for such a gap between postings… the joys of DIY are taking over my life. However, we just got these gorgeous blasts of colour sent over from India. Inspired … Continue reading

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This Creative Life….

After a staggeringly inspired visit to the Sonia Delaunay show at Tate Modern last week I am compelled to celebrate the idea of art and design standing hand in hand. She represents a true merging of the two and appears … Continue reading

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POP UP SHOW IS OPEN……

Dear Significant Colourists… delighted to say the Pop up Show is now open and we’ve had a fantastic first day. Thanks everyone for coming in. For those of you that can’t make it see below for a taste of colour… … Continue reading

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Celebration of Cloth and Colour – Show Opens Tuesday 28th April – Next Week…

A Final reminder to make your way to Clerkenwell this week from Tuesday 28th April – Saturday 2nd May to Celebrate Colour and Cloth at the Craft Central Gallery. I will be there all five days, with Julian Blair from Rugmaker, from … Continue reading

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SPRING CIRCLE – An entirely new kind of flatweave rug

I’m so excited to be able to share a sneak preview of an entirely new rug. In fact, I’m not sure I have EVER seen a circular flatweave rug. Never. Please let me know if you have? This is called … Continue reading

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Gelim Furniture – In time for Pop Up

28th April – 2nd May @ Craft Central – Clerkenwell It’s that time of year again… My annual Pop up event at Craft Central. This year more of a gallery theme than last year. We will be focusing on Gelims … Continue reading

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BBC Radio 4 …for the weekend

I’m very honoured to have been asked to be on BBC Radio 4’s Women’s Hour. For those who live further afield Women’s Hour is a bit of a British institution. It’s a programme which airs every day for an hour … Continue reading

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A colourful vision of the Taj Mahal

My final post this week links the previous ones together… (magazine covers + colours of India) – as you may have gathered I went to India recently to meet my rug weavers and while I was there we went to the … Continue reading

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