We are interested in what fabric can bring to life. This journal is a celebration of the lifestyle, culture and design that influences what we do.
Rhea Culliford, formally trained in design at Massey University in Wellington, graduated in 2010 with a background in fashion design and tailoring. Rhea spent most of her early career working in the fashion industry refining her technical expertise. In 2015 she decided to make the shift to textiles, joining the team at James Dunlop.
Across fashion, homewares and interior soft furnishings, linen is revered for its relaxed beauty, casual sophistication, organic texture and unique inherent characteristics.
The connection between linen and skin is energetic. It’s impossible to replicate the feeling of handling a high quality linen textile; its unique texture, the way it moves, even the sound it makes when you tousle it, is alluring.
Here we delve into the wonderful world of linen, exploring its origins and unravelling its many inherent characteristics.
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March witnessed a sumptuous release of new product by Designs of the Time as well as a creative installation collaboration for Melbourne Design Week. Sarah Fox caught up with the creative genius behind Designs of the Time, Yvan and Owen Puylaert, to discuss aspects of their collaboration and the Fuego Collection which blends rich materials and artisanal processes with the quintessential South American colour palette and spirit.
FR-One Fire Retardant Fabric is the industry-leader in Inherently Fire-Retardant (IFR) furnishing fabrics for commercial and residential use globally.
Introducing Tahiti, part of the Mokum Classics collection that is an enduring product category. Tahiti is one of Mokum’s practical polyester plains that has been recoloured to include an extensive palette of mineral shades, fashion driven mid-tones and comprehensive neutrals.
The February - March new releases offer a wide variety of comforting curtain fabrics, textured upholstery and inspirational wallpapers to move you into the Autumn/Winter seasons.
FibreGuard Pro is the perfect choice for environments such as hospitals, aged care, hotels and restaurants. Building on FibreGuard’s Stain Free Technology, FibreGuard Pro offers anti moisture, mildew and odour resistance and anti microbial properties due to it’s unique finish, ensuring moisture is unable to move through the fabric.
Formal yet informal; refined yet casual; contrasting yet complementary; the opposing nature of black and white is at the heart of the Complexity collection by James Dunlop.
The Peggy & Medina collections by Bluebellgray are vibrant collections with drapery and upholstery fabrics that explore the growing landscape around the Scottish Borders. Key features include deep blue inky tones that reflect the ever changing sky and block colours that evoke aerial views of fields from above. Fresh and modern fabrics that will add joy to your interior.