Four Generations of Textile Tradition

The tradition of ribbon weaving at Stuhr dates back over 100 years to 1905. The location in Wuppertal is no coincidence. The Wupper valley is considered the cradle of weaving art and developed into a textile metropolis over centuries. Let’s take a look at the key events of Stuhr ribbon weaving and shed light on the history of Wuppertal as a textile city. Both stories are intriguingly intertwined.

A Look Back at Stuhr Ribbon Weaving

Wuppertal, Rise and Fall of a Textile Powerhouse