Sioni Rhys Handweavers

Colour, pattern and texture are firm features of Sioni Rhys Handweavers' textiles.

Their traditional Carthenni (throws) are deeply rooted in the culture of Welsh textile techniques but always in the modern idiom. They adapt design aspects used by the old mills to produce beautiful Carthenni which have become heirlooms treasured by a new generation. Their range of throws inspired by the former Melin Gwenffrwd on the Llanofer Estate in Monmouthshire is an illustration of economy and design that is the hallmark of Welsh textiles.

Much influenced by the dramatic landscape colours of the hillside opposite their Black Mountain Studio they complement their interior pieces with a range of fashion accessories in luxury fibres; searching always for yarns to create fabric that is soft and a delight to the eye.

Available at:

The Court Cupboard Craft Gallery, Abergavenny

Craft in the Bay, Cardiff

Waterfront Gallery, Milford Haven

National Wool Museum, Llandysul

Sea Pictures Gallery, Clare, Suffolk

Available from: All year

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News and Special Offers

Sioni Rhys Handweavers will be launching new colours in throws and accessories ready for the Court Cupboard open days on November 27th and December 4th 2010.
The first weekend in December will be hectic with a stand at the Made in Monmouthshire venue in the Food Festival Christmas Fair on the sunday following the open day.

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Sioni Rhys Handweavers
Stuart Neale
Hen Efail Pandy Monmouthshire NP7 8DS Wales
phone: 01873 890441; mob 07951 407693 fax:

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