Why subscribe to the Journal?

The Journal for Weavers, Spinners & Dyers is the quarterly magazine of the Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers. Our high quality issues are published in February, May, August and November and are available by subscription or one-off purchase, including via retail outlets (see list on the Single Issues page).

Since 1952 we have been a major source of education, encouragement and inspiration to those who enjoy our traditional crafts from beginner to professional, in all parts of the world. Within our pages you can learn and improve important techniques, be inspired to plan and create your projects, and learn from other craftsmen and women throughout the world.

Regular content includes in-depth feature articles, exhibition and book reviews, highlights from the activities of member Guilds, textile news and much more.

If you are subscribing online you can choose manual or automatic renewal. You will receive an email alert before your subscription ends. Discounted subscriptions are available for Guild members and students (including those within two years of graduation). UK subscriptions are inclusive of postage, additional costs are added for orders outside the UK.

Please note, if you are interested in a digital subscription, you can find answers to common questions about how this works here.

Your subscription will start with the next issue, J291 published at the end of August. You can purchase a copy of the issue J290 as a single issue when it is published at the end of May. Click on the ‘buy single issues’ menu heading or use this link;