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The History of Striped Fabric - The Rebellious Pattern That Makes Us All Feel Just a Little Bit French

The History of Striped Fabric I Cloth & Stitch
There is a story that speaks of a French cobbler that was sentenced to death for wearing striped clothing in the early 1300s. You see, during the M...

Easy Tips for the Perfect Bohemian Oasis

Easy Tips for the Perfect Bohemian Oasis I Cloth & Stitch
What is Boho Decor? Boho decor is a style of interior design that is meant to counteract the stress and pressures of modern society.  This style em...

History of Floral Fabrics

History of Floral I Cloth & Stitch
People used flowers to decorate their bodies for centuries. They often showed up as garlands or posies. They smelled good and looked beautiful. It ...

5 Pillows You Need This Summer

5 Pillows You Need This Summer I Cloth & Stitch
Luong Throw Pillow Cover Add some fun to your home with this nautical themed pillow.  This pillow offers a vibrant blue hue against a white bac...

Our Pillow Inserts

Our Pillow Inserts I Cloth & Stitch
Choosing the best pillow inserts for you is an important decision.  There are many different variables to think about when making this choice.  Her...

Using Complementary Colors in Your Décor

Using Complementary Colors in Your Decor I Cloth & Stich
Our homes are our safe haven.  They reflect who we are as people and how we view ourselves.  Each persons’ home is unique to them.  How one decorat...

Sister Parish: Designer & Innovator

Sister Parish: Designer & Innovator I Cloth & Stitch
Despite her well known nickname Sister Parish was never a nun.  Born in 1910 to a world of wealth and privilege she received her nickname as a youn...

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...

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...

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...

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...