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Entries from March 1, 2008 - March 31, 2008

Thursday
Mar272008

Kieran Timberlake Associates' Building Wrap

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The printed an laminated SmartWrap composite envelopes the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, courtesy of  Kieran Timberlake Associates, as reported by Specialty Fabrics Review

Tuesday
Mar252008

Duralee Modern

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A modern botanical printed fabric in unexpected cool violets, from Duralee.

Saturday
Mar222008

Wisteria Kuba Cloth Pillows

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Made from raffia cloth, which is woven from palm leaves, these pillows from the Wisteria Catalog are crafted by the Kuba people of Congo.

Friday
Mar212008

Ralph Lauren Bedding from the Mayfair Collection

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Mayfair Collection luxury bedding that mixes textures and patterns by Ralph Lauren

Friday
Mar212008

Reese Li Fairfax Diaper Clutch

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As reported in Kids Today, Reese Li has introduced the Fairfax Clutch made from a coated textile material.

 

Wednesday
Mar192008

Carol Arnott Textile Art

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Carol Arnott, of Dundee Scotland, re-creates Scottish landscapes through her textile art, much of which is made from re-claimed materials.

Tuesday
Mar182008

Diane von Furstenberg Printed Canvas Shoe

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Diane von Furstenburg pump with abstract print on fabric canvas, available at Bloomingdale's.

Tuesday
Mar182008

Vera Bradley Aprons

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Fun, colorful Vera Bradley aprons in printed cotton fabric. 

Tuesday
Mar182008

Calvin Klein Border Print

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A border print, presumably on silk for Spring 2008, available at Calvin Klein Stores.

Tuesday
Mar182008

Croscill Jacquard Bedding

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A luxurious mix of jacquard fabrics and embellished home textiles from the White Label Bedding Collection by Croscill. 

Tuesday
Mar182008

Elijah Silk Scarf Dress

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As shown in the Los Angeles Times, the color-blocked Silk Scarf Dress by Elijah. 

Monday
Mar172008

Pottery Barn Kilim Pillows

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Cut from Turkish rugs. each of Pottery Barn's pillows, made from hand-woven kilim fabric, is one-of-a-kind.

Monday
Mar172008

Crossroads Church Outdoor Signage

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Crossroads Church in Corona, CA creates a dramatic, engaging and welcoming entry to their school through the use of digitally printed mesh fabric signage. 

Sunday
Mar162008

Anthropologie Antwerp Chair

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The Antewerp Chair, upholstered in a printed linen/cotton fabric with a large-scale print, by Antropologie.

Saturday
Mar152008

Maharam's Waxed Cotton Leno

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The leno weave allows for an open fabric because of the stability created where pairs of warp yarns twist to the left and right alternately as weft yarns are inserted.  This is Waxed Cotton Leno by Maharam.

Saturday
Mar152008

Oscar de la Renta Ikat-inspired Fabric

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Oscar de la Renta's ikat-inspired skirt for Spirng 2008.

Saturday
Mar152008

Gucci Black and White Printed Dress

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Bold, black and white engineered printed fabric by Gucci for Spring 2008.

Wednesday
Mar122008

Miami Awning's Elliptical Awning

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Winner of the Industrial Fabrics Association International's Award of Excellence, this elliptical awning, by Miami Awning Co., was inspired by an airplane wing.  Fabric by Ferrari Textiles Corp.

Monday
Mar102008

Giorgio Armani Lace

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Giorgio Armani's innovative use of lace fabric creates a uniquely feminine dress. 

Sunday
Mar092008

Chair Couture's Constance Chair

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The Constance Chair by Chair Couture combines 1920s styling with modern, digitally printed fabric that replicates water. 

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