Tag Archives: Loft Trading

Introducing the Belfast Jacket

Ours is the story of a city, Belfast’s. Once Europe’s industrial heartbeat, and the greatest producer of linen in the world. Generations have passed, mills have shut, but the city goes on. Entrepreneurs now work where looms once wove. Belfast hasn’t stopped making, and neither have we. Shaped by the past, the Belfast Jacket is […]

Blueprint Talks – Indigo and Cloth X Making Space

Loft Trading (Chris Tyndall) will be speaking on the panel as part of the Blueprint Talks on 29th January at Indigo & Cloth, Temple Bar, Dublin. These talks aim to provide a platform to explore the notion of ‘Do It Yourself’ entrepreneurship featuring the independent creatives of contemporary culture, working both nationally and internationally to the […]

Monocolumn / Meet your maker – London

Preface Retailers are catching on to the fact that savvy consumers want transparency when parting with their money, and what can be more transparent than buying direct from the producer? Monocle’s Daniel Giacopelli reports. If you lock up a human being for long enough, nature takes over and madness sets in. We are, as they […]

Loft Trading / Burkhard Riegels

I had the pleasure of meeting Burkhard Riegels in May a photographer from Germany. We met up at Brookfield Mill on the Crumlin Road / Flax Street and took a series of photographs. Please see a selection of the photos below taken on the day. (photography: B.Riegels / www.art-tempto.de) These kids were armed with water bombs […]