Tag Archives: Vlisco

Textile Art | Fabric Talk

  From the virtual shopwindow of Vlisco’s Boutique, here’s a selection of designs from the top 25 best selling fabrics. Knowing, the women buying this African wax cloth often decide on a fabric because of the symbolic design; the pattern … Continue reading

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Textile art on sale

A selection from the printed fabrics on sale at Vlisco, 160 original Java designs in total.

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After along day driving, up North, to attend the second funeral this week, I am back home, tired, I switched on my computer in search of a soothing image. This one. Every object, color or the view, everything tells a story. … 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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