A Summer Classic: Crochet Quilts

Crochet Diamond QuiltPhoto credits Patons

Let’s be honest: I don’t know how to crochet, but I know that everyone who does, absolutely loves it! I heard stories about business women – and even men – who escape to knitting clubs after a stressful day at work just to find their creative side and spend some time doing an activity that is relaxing as well as stimulating.

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Home Textiles With Social Value

Behind beautiful products quite often you can also discover inspiring stories of people who work to create a better and more beautiful world every day. A great example of this is Teixidors, a Spanish cooperative with social vocation, founded in 1983. It aims for the social integration and economic independence of people
with learning difficulties and at risk of social exclusion. This objective is carried out through the artisan work on manual looms.READ MORE

A Brooklyn Inspired Bedroom And Bathroom

Loft style bedroom with raw wood headboard

 

Brooklyn is a vibrant, young and lively area where one always meets people out biking, running or just taking a stroll. There are both farmers markets and flea markets to visit and enjoy. The mood of modern Brooklyn has been captured by fashion and home textile brand Lexington , through a new range of bed, bath and home textiles in three colors: white, gray and green.READ MORE

The Beauty Of Jacquard Fabrics

Image credits Zara Home

I never heard about Jacquard fabrics until Home Olé sent me a pair of beautiful cushions and a quilt from their online store. Now I have a crush on the Jacquard fabric!READ MORE

Welcome Spring, by Zara Home


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e’ll all welcome spring tomorrow and I can’t wait to see colour, light and nature back to the home decor catalogues this year. Zara Home opens the season with a collection of textiles and homewares inspired by the garden, full of botanical elements and butterflies.READ MORE