Awards Finalists 2016!

I am totally thrilled to announce CATextiles is a Finalist in the FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards 2016 - Best New Business! Whoop!!  Huge thanks to my wonderful mentor Aruna at Velocity Growth Hub for encouraging me to apply in the first place!  The Awards Ceremony is on 7th July - wishing all the other finalists all the very best, and congrats on getting this far! 

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New Stockists!

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We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we have two new stockists with More By Design, who have branches in Alyesford, Hampshire and The Custard Factory, Birmingham!  These guys are a total pleasure to work with and I love the display of The Peggy Collection as seen in their Custard Factory Store: A lovely word from the team at More By Design: "We're very pleased to be stocking some cushions, bolsters and tube lights designed by the talented Claire Alderdice. Claire established her brand of textiles following her graduation from Chelsea College of Art. It was during her MA in...

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Peggy Collection at Modern Shows

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We had a terrific day at Midcentury Modern Show on Sunday 28th Feb, meeting the lovely people of Dulwich (and beyond)!  Its a beautifully curated event, showing the very best of Midcentury furniture, collectables and dealers, alongside Modern designers (like us)!  It was hard to resist shopping my own socks off, but we really enjoyed the whole day - and if we met with you we'd love you to keep in touch! You can subscribe to our Mailing List here :) Thank you! ... oh and HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY! Here's to all the entrepreneurs, mums, mumtrepreneurs and sistas werkin' it! You...

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We are excited to have our next show lined up for 2016!  We will be selling our retro styled cushions, lampshades and tube lights at the stunning Midcentury Modern Show in Dulwich College; an amazing 1960s building with a vast array of delectable fine furnishings from the mid century and modern designers. We will be at Stand 7 in the Upper Gallery - to book advance tickets please visit the website: We hope to see you there Mid Century lovers!  Claire x

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Shoot at The Auction Room

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I had a lovely time shooting our products at the stunning Auction Room bar and venue in Bedford. I love the old wooden floors, exposed brick work and beautiful original features, which makes a lovely and interesting contrast against our modern geometric cushions. Looking forward to returning soon for a cocktail! Thank you to the lovely manager Janet for having me - cheers!    

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