Tag: Upholstery fabric

Focus on Pattern – Paisley

Contrary to what you may believe, Paisley did not originate in the small town of Paisley in Scotland, although it will have a significant influence on its history. It was in the 19th Century that Paisley began to heavily feature in fashion and design. The pattern itself has origins in India, Iran and the Kashmiri… Read more »

Focus on Pattern – Houndstooth

Houndstooth fabric is a timeless classic and is a favourite for Autumn/Winter. First created in Scotland in the 1800’s Houndstooth is commonly associated with warm, woollen clothing. It was worn by Shepherds to keep them warm on the Scottish Highlands. However, over time it has become a popular choice in the home.   Traditionally, Houndstooth… Read more »

Modern Tropical – the interior trend for summer

With Pantone announcing “Greenery” as 2017’s Colour of the Year, we have seen the outside coming in, and this trend is set to continue well into next year. If you’re harking back to your perfect holiday or if you’re looking to make an interior design statement, then embracing all things tropical may be just what… Read more »