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Posts Tagged: Textiles

Zull

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Zull

Zull is the newest light shop in São Paulo, Brazil. With a wide range of lamps and shades, made with materials such as glass, wood and amazing and exclusive fabrics. The website is still under construction, but you can check a few products here:        All the images were — Continue reading

Hand Knotted

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Hand Knotted

The beautiful collection below was created by the multi-talented Amy Helfand. Born in the Chicago suburbs, she struck out on her own to earn a BA in both Photography and American studies from Hampshire College and then continued on to recieve a MA & MFA from the Art Institute of — Continue reading

Zoë Mowat

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Zoë Mowat

I am jealous of Zoë Mowat for several reasons. Here are just a few… She is not afraid of color. or material. Oh. And of course has created a beautiful line of work that is wonderfully nostalgic (for the child in all of us). "Zoë Mowat works as a freelance designer — Continue reading

Cozy chair

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Cozy chair

What do you want the most when you got the flu (yeah, that`s me)? I just want to rest in a cozy place, and this chair, hand knitted with flower shapes, would do the job! By Eulália de Souza Anselmo, for sale at Prima store.  

Feel the Felt

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Feel the Felt

Has anyone else found themselves lusting over an impressive felt item lately?  I know you must all be dying to know how felt is actually made (I know I was!) so hop on over to Wiki and have a read-through before checking out the items below. Designers and craft-junkies alike — Continue reading

Textile design

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Textile design

Alexandre Gijon is a surface and textile designer, and his creations combine plenty of different influences: floral patterns, tropical climate and nature in general. He is used to create exclusive drawings for fashion designers and to make his ideas come true, he uses modern digital print technology. For all his — Continue reading

Funny T-Shirts on Fashionably Geek

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Funny T-Shirts on Fashionably Geek

It's great to find a place that offer very original T-Shirts, I like to surprise my friends with the most funny ones.  On Fashionable Geek we can find more than T-Shirts, but I think they have a very nice collection of printed shirts.  If you like this examples, maybe you — Continue reading

d’light Huggable Pillows

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
d’light Huggable Pillows

Fluffy lighted pillows from Diana Lin. Photo credits: Yanko Design

Rugs That Rock!

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Rugs That Rock!

The Urban Lifestyle's ultimate accessory: a bold modern rug. For any urban dweller with concrete or hard-wood floors, a rug is a must have designer showpiece that is both functional and beautiful. From whimsical lines, to modern glam, to bold abstracts, I turn to one of the coolest hand-made rug — Continue reading

Crochet food at Etsy: Yummy!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Crochet food at Etsy:  Yummy!

Do you remember an old post of mine about HYPERBOLIC CROCHET CORAL REEF?  Well, this is completely different idea, but in the same textile technic.  It's just amazing what it can be created with crochet. I'm starting to think that there are not limits for our imagination.  At etsy, we — Continue reading

Old Craft, New Tricks

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Old Craft, New Tricks

After discovering Luke Hayne‘s quilts, I couldn’t stop looking at them. He often features abstract and realistic images of people and objects . According to the website, “Luke Haynes reassembles everyday snapshots as refracted fabric visions. His museum quality quilts transcend the medium, offering warmth and comfort for our slumbering — Continue reading

Earth Tone Decor

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Earth Tone Decor

Just a couple inspiration boards brought over from Style Niche. These sets include furniture and accessories in earth tones of brown, blue and orange. Try these vintage prints mixed in with modern white pieces for a look that’s clean yet full of character. 1. Capiz Shell Curtain; World Market 2. Coffetable; Decorati 3. IKEA 4. Armchair; IKEA 1. Owl Pillow; The — Continue reading

Funny Fabric

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Funny Fabric

…for your funny fabric needs. Sew Bettie.

Lama Concept – Textiles Material Design (real good!)

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Lama Concept – Textiles Material Design (real good!)

Ladies and gentlemen please let me introduce to you the great textiles products made by Lama.  A very creative design studio that likes to explore new technics and innovate with originals shapes for your home or modern office. I simply love the rugs of Lama! If you take a look — Continue reading

Let There Be Light

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Let There Be Light

It's been a busy year already with some big (huge!) events and plenty of inspiration, so it takes something special to jump out at you from an inbox full of goodness. If it hadn't been for a tiny but intriguing thumbnail image, I would have skipped straight past any mention — Continue reading

Contemporary Crochet

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Contemporary Crochet

Just when I was beginning to get over my phobia of display plates, it appears that all things knitted, weaved and crocheted are making a resurgence too. Not that it hasn't been a long time coming, celebrities have been flashing around their knitting needles for quite a while, and even — Continue reading

HYPERBOLIC CROCHET CORAL REEF

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
HYPERBOLIC CROCHET CORAL REEF

This exposition is amazing! Imagine, the most beautiful sea creatures from the Great Barrier Reef, all made now in crochet.  All this huge artwork have an ecologic reason: Global worming.  Do you know that many sea species, like coral, are dieing because of this?  If we don't stop this serious — Continue reading

It’s art! It’s fabric! It’s Marimekko!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
It’s art! It’s fabric! It’s Marimekko!

The newest artists to join the Marimekko family are as follows:  Sanna Annukka, Iiro A. Ahokas, Erja Hirvi, Maija Louekari, Aino-Maija Metsola and Teresa Moorhouse. Marimekko. Spring 2009.

Recycle that Cork!

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Recycle that Cork!

We are great about recycling our wine and champagne bottles, but what are we supposed to do with all those corks? It'll cost you a little postage, but Yemm & Hart Ltd, a small green building company in Missouri, will gladly take them off your hands….and with 15 billion corks — Continue reading

Pattern Tales by Alan the Gallant Studio.

Categories: Art + Graphics
Pattern Tales by Alan the Gallant Studio.

From Barcelona Spain, this design studio creates prints and patterns for wallpaper, textiles, appliances, furniture and more. Their website, www.alanthegallant.com, is creative as well as chock full of all the patterns and colorways you could ever hope to think of as well as ways to use it.  They offer endless designs — Continue reading