RESTORE PRODUCTS WILL BE CLOSED FROM 20 SEPTEMBER 2019 UNTIL 17 OCTOBER 2019 - ANY ORDERS PLACED WITHIN THIS PERIOD WILL BE ATTENDED TO DURING WEEK COMMENCING 21 OCTOBER. OUR APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED.
Conservation is the making safe of a textile item or what is left of it, whereas restoration involves adding new threads or material. You should always consider what you intend to do with the textile, for example how you might display it, as this may influence the kind of repair you make.
The use of a support fabric, such as Conservation Net or Silk Crepeline, will help to make the textile stronger