Did you know that by touching velvet twice a week you will feel better? A recent study presented in Scientific American showed that touching velvet increased verbal fluency and emotional competence and decreased negative emotions. Wow! Who knew?
Looking for some velvet for your house? Try these:
We also stock patterned velvets like these:
Or find something at your nearest showroom.
Nuance is an embossed design in which the original artwork was handcrafted. Layers of while paint were lightly glazed onto fine strings of silver metal threads. The effect is subtle and handmade, with a glimmer of painterly brushstrokes. The palette is a mix of clean brights and natural yet rich neutrals all rendered with either a metallic or pearlescent effect. Contemporary and tactile, Nuance is inspired by fashion, craft and modern furniture design.
Floral goes modern in this pleasing patterned fabric. Riant Flower Yellow features a chunky look rose-sque flowers, branches and leaves in a citrus yellow colour with a white outline for definition.
This citron yellow fabric pairs well with grey tones for a modern look. The organic lines and curves in the pattern visually soften hard lines frequently found in modern interiors and add a moment of whimsy to the room. It has a large repeat, 78.5cm in the vertical direction and 76cm horizontally.
The cotton poly composition utilises a sturdy jacquard construction. The slubby grain in the flowers and the textured background adds an extra detail and dimension to the fabric.
Riant Flower is an upholstery weight fabric which is suitable for sofas, bedheads or spreads, wing chairs, pillows and accessories.
Get a feel for this fabric at your nearest showroom.
Taken from the richly romantic tones of the sun over the water, the shades Cove, a lush moody green, Sunrise, a richly livable orange, and Violet Sky, a romantic purple are a nod to the “magic hour,” the first and last hour of sunlight each day and the beautiful natural landscapes this setting creates.
A thick linen fabric with sturdy construction and a soft feel. Heavy in the hand, Thomas Linen Natural would be a luxurious addition to any interior.
Thomas Linen Natural is an irregularly textured woven linen. Its composition is 55% Linen and 45% Cotton. The dual tone weave gives an elegant earthy look. This versatile fabric can be used to dress up or dress down a room.
This neutral coloured upholstery weight fabric would be suitable for dining chairs, lounges, slip covers, ottomans, arm chairs and even heavy weight drapery. It is unpretentious, yet stylish so can be used in both casual and formal settings.
Come in and feel Thomas Linen at your nearest showroom.
Robert Allen has just released DwellStudio’s first outdoor textile collection. The Modern Bungalow Collection introduces a line of chic, modern outdoor fabrics comprised exclusively of Sunbrella yarns.