Braids 2012 Logo

Braids 2012, the 2nd international braiding conference was held in
Manchester, England from August 19-25th , 2012.

The conference was a great success and thoroughly enjoyed by all. Many thanks to all those involved in organizing it. 

Photos of the conference can be found at:

Opening Ceremony

2012 Conference Proceedings - "Threads that Move"

Copies of proceedings are now available. This is a 160 page, A4 size paper back in colour throughout. It contains 25 articles written by the conference speakers and tutors. Many articles include practical instructions. See contents page here.

The publication costs £20 plus postage (UK £2.50, Europe £7.00, Rest of World £7.00 surface mail, £10.00 air mail). Contact for details.

Threads That Move flier


Braids 2016, Seattle

At the closing dinner of Braids 2012, we were given the exciting news that the next International Braiding Conference will be organized by braiders in the USA, to be held in Seattle. We will provide further details are plans develop over the coming year.