Bradford Textile Society

The Charitable Trust supports the Bradford Textile Society’s annual design competition. It is open to independent designers, designers working in the UK textile industry and students studying at all UK Universities. All entrants must be either resident or studying in the UK.

The Trust currently offers an annual prize of £1,000 for the best design use of wool in the competition.

For more details please go to the BTS web site at:

The closing date for this prize is normally the second Friday in March.


Last Years Winner

Flora Johnston, winner of the Staple of England’s award for the best knitwear design in the Bradford Textile Society annual design competition held in May 2017. She is being presented with her certificate together with a cheque for £300 by Robert Hall, Chairman of the Company’s Charitable Trust. Flora is a Student at Herriot Watt University