The ancient Highland tradition of weaving lay behind the show-stopping "sustainable" dress worn by Nick Clegg's wife, it emerged yesterday.
The ancient Highland tradition of weaving lay behind the show-stopping \"sustainable\" dress worn by Nick Clegg's wife, it emerged yesterday.
DESIGN FOR LIFE: Henrietta Ludgate.
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Dingwall-born designer Henrietta Ludgate revealed her late great-grandfather was a weaver in the town, and the textile production in her family history made her passionate about sourcing materials locally.
Ms Ludgate runs her firm from Dingwall and London, and says she is determined to help maintain a fashion manufacturing base in the UK by ensuring all the fabric she uses is made here.
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