Tag Archives: Textile

Where the colors came from

THE LIVING ROOM One floor down from my previous post is… the living room. (Since the floor space is limited in this 3 story apartment, every floor has it’s own function: living, kitchen, bed & bath) As mentioned in my … Continue reading

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Weave a little magic into your home

“Weaving was among one of  the earliest avenues of self expression.” is the eye-opening introduction of the sale of vintage fabrics on One Kings Lane today. “There’s magic in the way only a few yards of textile can change the whole … Continue reading

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Now then

Having given a preview in July -thinking it was going to go live soon- HERE and NOW, IT IS…… The Fabric Of Home DOT COM 🙂 {what happened will feature in the making of ;-)} Thanks to many people, a … Continue reading

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Picture the pattern

For the blog and the Facebook page of The Fabric of Home – my brandnew label in Home & Living accessories – I am researching the history of African fabrics. And I came across this long list of curious names … Continue reading

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Best daily market and Fabric Heaven

This is about the best daily market and it’s just around the corner from our house: The Dappermarkt, it stretches along the Dapperstraat form the Mauritskade to the Wijttenbachstraat, and  I love that market! Ever since I’ve been living is … Continue reading

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Fabulous fabrics

Isn’t fabric often a piece of art in itself? I always had a soft spot for a nice piece of textile, but wasn’t really aware of this, untill I moved house… over the years I had gathered quite a collection … Continue reading

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