Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Monday, January 30, 2012

Thursday, January 26, 2012

p is for...


pleased to meet you, dorothy liebes

portrait | one | two | three | four | five | six

fun facts:
Dorothy (1897-1972) was a talented textile designer and weaver from San Francisco.
She engaged in quite a few collaborations with architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright.
She used unexpected materials, such as plastic thread, jute, straw, ribbon and metallic yarns in her work.


Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Monday, January 23, 2012

moustachio

it's a moustache kind of Monday...
top: 1, 2
bottom: 1, 2

Saturday, January 21, 2012

miss james

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pretty etta.


Thursday, January 19, 2012

pleased to meet you, willem de kooning

while in NYC Brian and Missi got to visit the De Kooning Retrospective at the MoMA. here's just a miniscule sampling of his work...
portrait | one | two | three | four | five | six 

I have a suspicion (rooted in some past real-life conversations...) that people either love or really don't like his work...how do you feel about it?

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Monday, January 16, 2012

florals and speckles


both swatches from textile design sketches from the mid 1950s

splash 'n dash

hello, friends! sorry for the radio silence lately, we were at the Indigo Print show in NYC last week. It was fun and I'll share a few pictures soon...as for now, happy Monday!! 

(who doesn't love a good old fashioned DIY?)

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Thursday, January 5, 2012

new trend pages






you can find more on our website (tip: click the preview tab in the upper left corner), as well as swatches that speak to these trends from our collection! 


pleased to meet you, kolomon moser



fun facts:


He was an Austrian artist and co-founder (along with Josef Hoffmann) of the Wiener Werkstatte.

He worked across many mediums...graphics for books, postage stamps, furniture, ceramics, jewelry and stained glass to name a few.


Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Monday, January 2, 2012

2012

can you believe it's 2012?! it's sure to be a fun one.
Hope you've had a good start to the new year!

(*our friends had a NYE party with a photo booth! crazy shenanigans were had)