Adams, Lay and Adams
Premises at 19 Friday Street, Spitfields.
You can see samples at the Victoria and Albert museum in London. Including this one.
Dandridge, Joseph 1660 - 1746
Silk designer and naturalist who lived in Moorfields. He worked for James Leman (17 of his designs have survived) but achieved distinction as a botanist, ornithologist and entomologist and wrote two treatises now in the British Museum.
This is just a glimpse into textiles in this country. I hope you have enjoyed the history of it as I have by finding out for myself.... History and textiles two of my favourite things. I enjoy history and love genealogy, In fact I have gone back to the 1600 on my Dads side..... Some things I have found out!! wish he was still here for me to laugh with him about.