Fabrics

The JET collection of fabrics and wallpapers

Whiteworks,  in collaboration with Hamilton Weston Wallpapers ,  have just launched the JET Collection of Wallpapers and Fabrics. The inspiration for the collection is a recently discovered …

Manuel Canovas 2017

The house of Manuel Canovas is constantly inspired by journeys to exotic locations and rare archival documents. The new 2017 collection hails from the heart of the …

Deco luminescence from Jane Churchill

Glamorous Art Deco-inspired designs lead Jane Churchill’s A/W16 Atmosphere Collection – the deep jewel tones, dusky pinks and burnished metallics combine to create a luxurious look. But …

Neisha Crosland: Life of a Pattern

NEISHA CROSLAND, LIFE OF A PATTERN (by Merrell Publishers). Renowned for her sophisticated colour combinations and attention to balance and proportion, Neisha Crosland sees pattern everywhere. She …

Colefax and Fowler collection 2016

Two distinct series emerge from the Colefax and Fowler collection for 2016. The first tells of exuberant luxury through ornate patterns, magnificent colours, and rich fabrics of …

‘Callista’ by Clarissa Hulse for Harlequin

Designer Clarissa Hulse is well known for her distinctive hand and her passion for colour and texture. This is her second collaboration with Harlequin, and she draws …

Volga Linen’s new collections

Volga Linen is launching four new fabric collections for London Design Week 2016, including a charming range of Russian folklore designs, a softly textured linen twill, and …

Guess Who? kids’ fabrics & wallpapers

British brand SCION, known for its trend-savvy yet affordable designs, has branched out to produce its first range of fabrics and wallcoverings designed specifically for kids. The …

Toiles de Mayenne

Prêt à Vivre has teamed up with the French company Toiles de Mayenne and their beautiful fabrics are now available in the UK.  Toiles de Mayenne was founded …

An interview with John Stefanidis

John Stefanidis established his design practice in Chelsea in 1967, attracting a discerning international clientele with his carefully considered, vibrant and beautiful transformation of homes worldwide. He …

Adam Bray’s new fabrics

Interior designer Adam Bray has joined the Redloh House co-operative with his unique textile collection. There are sumptuous mohair velvets and sheepskins, luxury leathers, sublime hand-dyed linens and …

A designer’s guide to fabrics, by KOTHEA

KOTHEA is a leading supplier of fabrics to interior designers with a range that includes an excellent selection of textured fabrics: linen weaves, sheer voiles, faux leathers, …

The Peggy Angus Collection

The Peggy Angus Collection has been inspired by the remarkable work of Peggy Angus, British designer, teacher and painter, 1904-1993. Her hand-blocked designs have been faithfully reproduced …

Mr Turner’s curtains

Mr Turner, the new film about the life of the artist J.M.W. Turner, directed by Mike Leigh and starring Timothy Spall, is not only beautifully acted, it’s …

Marthe Armitage’s new fabrics

Renowned maker Marthe Armitage creates and hand-prints her wallpapers from lino blocks in her studio in Chiswick, in London. Her intricate wallpaper designs, available through archive and …

Dog Day 2014

The Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is hosting another ‘Dog Day’ this Wednesday, 2 July 2014 to help raise awareness and vital funds for Battersea Dogs & Cats …

Jamaican prints from Bird in the Hand

This summer Redloh House Fabrics have added another collection to their treasure trove of printed linens, weaves, embroideries, rugs and accessories.  These vibrant fabrics, based on Jamaican …

Vintage ticking from El Meu Coixí

‘El Meu Coixi’ (‘My cushion’),  was launched in 2010, with the opening of a small shop in Barcelona. EMC specialises in cushions, bedcovers and fabrics, with a …

The English Ethnic Collection

Lewis & Wood unveiled their most innovative  collection to date at London Design week. Three talented artists – Melissa White, Flora Roberts and Su Daybell – were …

MYB and the last Nottingham lace looms

The company Morton Young and Borland Ltd was founded in 1900 in Ayrshire, Scotland, to manufacture Scottish Leno Gauze weave, later known as Scottish Madras. MYB Textiles …

Manuel Canovas’ gypsy spirit collection

The 2014 Manuel Canovas collection takes us across the globe on a true gypsy journey. It was inspired by places as diverse as Lamu, Montauk, Tulum, Goa …

De Le Cuona’s Wild Tranquility collection

De Le Cuona is synonymous with embroidered, stonewashed linen, paisleys and sumptuous velvets which drape luxuriously.  For her new ‘Wild Tranquility’ collection, Bernie de Le Cuona has …

Larsen 2013

  Larsen‘s 2013 Collection focuses on two distinct themes: a sophisticated ‘haute-couture’ collection with chic metallic effects,  inspired by the glamour of Hollywood’s golden age in the …

Nonsuch Palace

  This delightful fabric, Nonsuch Palace, is based on an original 18th Century English block print, and depicts Henry VIII’s magnificent Nonsuch Palace which only survived 150 …

Fermoie’s new shop

  British textile company Fermoie has just opened a lovely new showroom in London, just off the Fulham Road in the heart of the ‘Brompton Design District’.

Wabi Sabi collection from Scion

  Young British interiors brand Scion has just launched an eclectic collection called Wabi Sabi. The collection celebrates the beauty of imperfection, encapsulating the spirit of age-old …

James Hare lace collection

  From haute couture to the high street, fashion loves lace. And where fashion goes, interiors follow… Whether you want to add a froth of romance or …

Manuel Canovas’ new 2013 collection

  Manuel Canovas’ new 2013 collection  takes us on an exotic and joyful journey … Tropical fruits and figurative floral prints with influences from the Far East, …

New Sanderson HOME range

Sanderson HOME, a new and affordable diffusion line, has just been launched. The first collection, Maycott, is a range of prints and wallpapers with a fresh floral …

Fabric fit for the Queen

  A blaze of colour in the form of Colefax and Fowler’s Cardinal Red velvet fabric will bedeck the exterior of the Royal Barge, the Spirit of …

Lewis & Wood’s Andrew Davidson collection

  To mark the opening of their new London showroom, fabric company Lewis & Wood have launched two new designs celebrating English country life, ‘Royal Oak’ and …

Scion – a new British brand

The Harlequin Group has just launched a new brand of fabrics and wallpapers called Scion, aimed at ‘trend-savvy customers’ and accessibly-priced. The debut collection, Melinki, comprises an …

Volga Linen 2012

   Volga Linen‘s pretty new online catalogue shows off their versatile range, from fine white linen to chunky herringbone weaves. Crisply ironed or crumpled and soft, linen’s tactile quality …

Bennison 2012 calendar

Bennison’s 2012 calendar features some great new images of their latest designs in a fairytale setting.  The designs are all hand-printed in England on linen, but are also available …

Colefax and Fowler’s new collection

A few of our favourites from Colefax and Fowler’s new collection: ‘Gresham Check’ and ‘Gresham Stripe’ in blue, with cushions in ‘Kashmir Leaf’ and ‘Suffolk’.

Block printing course

I spent a really enjoyable Saturday learning how to block print fabrics and wallpapers. The class was taught by artist Jenny Stringer and held in the airy …

Soane Fabrics

Soane Britain, who have been creating wonderful furniture, lighting and accessories for 15 years, are launching Soane Fabrics with a range that features eight designs in different …

Indian Summer

Used as an awning, a length of blue silk shelters an antique sun lounger and an iron table on this urban terrace. Photographer : Jacques Dirand / …

Tartan silks

It’s traditional Highland games season and silk specialists James Hare have launched a new collection of silk tartans in 73 authentic Scottish patterns, ranging from the monochrome …