Meet The Maker – Gail Myerscough

Gail Myerscough - Textile Artist

Gail Myerscough - Textile Artist

Gail is a designer/maker with a passion for felt.

Loopy corsage

Flow corsage

Gail creates fashion accessories from wool mix felt with her inspiration coming from 60s and 70s design and colour; in particular the designs and colourways of 1960s Scandinavian ceramics and mid century design.


Loopy Corsage

Loopy Corsage

Gail studied Surface Pattern Design but gradually became more interested in textiles.

Spring/Summer 2012 Loopy Corsages

Spring/Summer 2012 Flow Corsages

Spring/Summer 2012 Flow collection in brights

Spring/Summer 2012 Flow collection in brights

Gail is a designer/maker living in Lancashire, England. She creates fashion accessories from wool mix felt as she wanted to use felt in a sculptural way.  She thinks textiles must be in her blood. In tracing her family tree she discovered her ancestors worked in the textile mills of Lancashire as far back as 1800 and probably beyond.

Loopy Headband

Loopy Headband

Loopy Ring

Loopy Ring

Gail loves making stuff, drinking tea, vintage fashion, 60s/70s interiors and design, modernism, music, books, film, bargains and jumble sales. Heart Gallery is proud to showcase Gail’s colourful pieces and hope you enjoy wearing them as much as we enjoy showcasing them here at Heart Gallery.

Selection of Loopy Corsages

Selection of Loopy Corsages