Pauline Verbeek-Cowart –

Dec 8, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Weaver extraordinaire Pauline Verbeek-Cowart creates amazing large-scale pieces like the powerful “Silk Wave” pictured (cropped) above. Click here to explore her portfolio.

Via A Textile A Day.

Michael Phelan –

Dec 6, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Michael Phelan, making tie-dye new again.

Holiday Sale at Ecostasy –

Dec 3, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Ecostasy, a wonderful online company I did a post on earlier this year, is offering a holiday sale of 20% off their entire collection. To take part simply enter “holidays” at checkout. Their Bombacha bedspread is pictured above.

Mamaka Mills –

Dec 1, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Through her company Mamaka Mills, Alix Joyal creates quilts of her own inspiration — or yours.  So, if  “making a quilt” is lingering hopelessly on your lifelong to-do list, or if your cherished fabric scraps are beginning to molder, give her a call.

Textiles At Home –

Nov 29, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Inspired by the book Living With Decorative Textiles, Tribal Trappings is now dedicating a section of their own website to the textile displays of clients and friends. (They also invite outside submissions.) Needless to say, both the book and the site beckon closer examination.

William Hundley –

Nov 26, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Fabrics are on the run in these surreal photographs by William Hundley.

Via Design Boom.

Galerie Shabab –

Nov 24, 2010 | Leave a Comment

There’s an interesting array of mid-century and art deco carpets for sale at Galerie Shabab, best viewed through their inventory posted on 1st Dibs. Above, a detail of a Chinese carpet from the 1920’s.

Etsuko Furuya –

Nov 22, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Japanese fabric designer Etsuko Furuya makes function decorative in prints capturing cars, cameras, sunglasses, buses and bicycles. It’s anti-decoration decoration. Available at Super Buzzy, among other sites.

Michael Brennand-Wood

Nov 19, 2010 | Leave a Comment

I wish more description was given to each of the pieces shown on his site but nonetheless Michael Brennand-Wood’s work is amazing! He’s described here to be “internationally regarded as one of the most innovative and inspiring artists working in textiles”.

Virginia Johnson –

Nov 17, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Yet another enviable bio (as well as pillows, bedding and carpets) to by found at Virginia Johnson.

Via Covet Garden by way of Style Files.