Wool Week Amsterdam 2012
This week it’s Wool Week in Amsterdam. Hunter Niels went to the opening of the Wool Week at gallery Droog. This week there is a special exhibition at gallery Droog which is all about Wool. Several Dutch designers made a piece consisting of wool specially for the Wool Week. At the gallery, located on Staalstraat 7B in Amsterdam, you could see the wool items from: Jan Taminiau, Winde Rienstra, Hyun Yeu,Hans Ubbink and many more. Why wool? For ‘The Campaign of Wool. The Campaign for Wool is an initiative from Prince Chalres of Great Brittain. It’s an international movement who retrieves attention of the characteristics of wool. Other designers who participated in this initative are Vivienne Westwood and sir Paul Smith. Amsterdam Wool Week is from 5 till the 10th of November throughout Amsterdam. For events and exhibitions check the event agenda of the Wool week.