Posts tagged ‘tapestry’

Daily Swatch: Wool

It’s wool felt week here on True Up! So the Daily Swatch is back from vacation with a wool theme (not sure photos of vintage wool felt would do anything for you, so I’m opening it up to wool in general). Pictured here: Welsh wool collection from H is for Home on Flickr. More of [...]

Tapestries as Fabric

Tapestries (not true tapestries, which are handwoven decorative textiles, but the big sheets of fabric with hemmed edges) make great makeshift dorm room headboards or coverups for ugly furniture. They are also a source for inexpensive fabric. Urban Outfitters has been selling tapestries for a long time (I even remember them marketing the tapestries as [...]