Posts tagged ‘floral’

Horrockses Fabric Prints at the V&A

When I reviewed the Horrockses Fashions book recently, I didn’t realize that the Victoria & Albert Museum Shop would be selling yardage of a couple Horrockses prints (well, metreage!). Be still my beating heart. I might have to brave the terrible exchange rate and international shipping for these, and for the Liberty + V&A fabrics [...]

Daily Swatch: Fabric From Horrockses Fashions

Floral stripe in three colorways by Joyce Badrocke for Horrockses Fashions (date unknown). Badrocke created the o’s with a manual typewriter. Image credit: Archive of Art & Design at the V&A. Book review of Horrockses Fashions: Off-the-Peg Style in the ’40s and ’50s by Christine Boydell here. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Fabrics From Horrockses Fashions [...]

Daily Swatch: Dekoplus

1970s Dekoplus floral, from Something Fine on Flickr. Vicky has the largest collection of Dekoplus fabrics I’ve seen — check out this Flickr gallery for more. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Ogee Week

Daily Swatch: Dekoplus

Dekoplus floral supergraphic from Something Fine (blog | shop) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Ogee Week

Daily Swatch: Seersucker

Floral seersucker, c.1930s, from themarkmakers on Flickr. This is the Flickr stream of A +/- Piece of Cloth, who sells vintage fabric at markets around Australia — see the blog for the schedule. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Seersucker The Daily Swatch: Two Weeks of Green Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch 5/9/2008 Daily Swatch: Seersucker

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Green, Brown, Yellow & White Pattern Vintage Textile fromKaiser Tia on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Pink retro roses from DuctTapeAndDenim (shop) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Vintage floral queen sheet complete set, $22 from Accessory Addiction on Etsy. Someone buy this before I do, please! Related posts: Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Floral Pink, Olive, and Gold pillowcases, labeled Tex-made Canada by Dominion Textiles Montreal. Found in Tumbleweed Cottage’s Flickr stream … she sells vintage linens and other vintage goodies on Etsy. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets