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The History of Toile Fabrics.

History of Toile Fabrics I Cloth & Stitch
Toile fabric is famous for the iconic and simplistic, monochromatic prints in blues, reds, and black on a cream-beige background.  This iconic fabr...

5 Favorite Summer Decor Trends of 2021

5 Favorite Summer Decor Trends of 2021 I Cloth & Stitch
It is fair to say that COVID19 changed not only how we interact with others but how we interact with our spaces at home.  After being locked down f...

Minimalist Décor – The Embodiment of Less Is More.

Minimalist Décor – The Embodiment of Less Is More.
What is minimalism? Minimalism itself is not just a style of décor. It holds the fundamental view of making things as simple as possible – to remov...

Plaid Fabrics – Inspiration for Clans, Bands, and Fashion Houses for Millennia.

Plaid Fabrics I Cloth & Stitch
Plaid has a surprisingly varied meaning. It could refer to a specific type of cloth, a pattern, or a particular item of clothing. When we speak of ...

Why Plants Make Great Home Decor

Why Plants Make Great Home Decor
Indoor plants do not only bring something pretty to look at into your home. They also positively impact your physical space while improving your mo...

Elsie De Wolfe: The Mother of Interior Design

Elsie De Wolfe the Mother of Interior Design I Cloth & Stitch
Elsie De Wolfe was an actress, designer, and possibly the original “influencer”.  She was one of the first people to tint her hair shades of blue a...

Ikat Fabrics- the Intricate and Authentic Father of Tie-Dye

Ikat Fabrics- the Intricate and Authentic Father of Tie-Dye
Ikat fabrics originated in various regions around the world. The South American Andes, the Middle East, and Asia all have some form of this fabric ...

Get Your Home Ready for Spring

Get Your Home Ready for Spring
With springtime just around the corner a lot of people are looking for easy ways to spice up their homes and invite a more “springtime” feel to the...

History of Polka Dots

History of Polka Dots I Cloth & Stitch
Polka dots are fun and feminine. They add a little something-something to what could otherwise be a relatively plain piece of fabric. Dig a bit dee...

Color Theory: The Basics

Color Theory: The Basics
Color theory is the intersection of art and science.  While color is often based on feelings there is scientific evidence to explain why certain co...

5 Holiday Throw Pillow Ideas for Your Home

5 Holiday Throw Pillow Ideas for Your Home
When it comes to the holidays, decorating your home for the cheerful season is one of the best parts. Whether it’s infusing pops of color into your...

10 Throw Pillow Covers Every Home Needs

10 Throw Pillow Covers Every Home Needs
You’ve heard that switching out throw pillows is an easy way to change up your decor throughout the seasons (and the years as you redecorate)! But if you don’t want to schedule in time to shop for new throw pillow covers every few months, consider stocking up on a few of the best basic pillow covers so you can switch up your style whenever the mood strikes.