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The OATG Journal

OATG publishes its 32-page full-colour journal, Asian Textiles, three times a year in Spring, Summer and Autumn. 

Download a Pdf file: Guidelines for articles and pictures for Asian Textiles. For further information or contributions contact the Editor.

Current Issue of ASIAN TEXTILES Journal


Asian Textiles - No 86 - 32pp, Winter 2023

Access colour PDF of No 86 (available to members to download with the password on the back page)

NERDS or Nayland Express Research Devoted to Sazigyo by Ralph Isaacs
Tibetan dress in Darjeeling in the early 19th century
Discovering Moroccan textiles – a journey with Sheila Paine by Angela Thompson
Magic lantern slide of Kashmir Kani shawl weavers early 1900s
May Beattie as a benefactor of the Ashmolean
Book Review: Labels of Empire by Susan Meller
Scissor Bags & Sheep Scissors in the Nomadic Tradition

Asian textiles 86 cover.jpg

Issues of Asian Textiles from 1-71 (1-38 known as the Newsletter) are available as pdf files to download free here.


Issues published in the last 3 calendar years are password protected for OATG members only and can be accessed on the Members' Resources page. To access the on-line version of this edition of Asian Textiles you will need the username and password which are printed inside the back cover of the journal. Access to the pdfs is free to all those who received a hard copy of Asian Textiles either as a member or by purchasing it as an individual issue. If you are not an OATG member, go to the Membership section of this website and join up now. If you do not have the required username or password to download an issue, but believe you qualify for access to them, contact the web editor

To receive regular copies of Asian Textiles you are invited to subscribe to the Oxford Asian Textile Group.

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