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All About Mohair and Why We Love It!

Mohair (sounds just like it is spelled MO-HAIR) is one of the most ancient textile fibers known. The word comes from Arabic, and refers to a fabric made from the wool of an Angora goat. The goats can be shorn twice a year without harm, meaning it is also a renewable resource. While mohair can […]

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Whole 9 Yards Moroccan Textile Tour

An Exploration of Local Life, Culture, and Textiles. Sunday, April 21 – Sunday, May 5 2019 Day 1 MARRAKECH Marhaba! Welcome to Morocco! We’ll start off our trip and textile tour with a Welcome Meeting this afternoon at 5pm.  After getting familiar with one another and preparing for our time together, we’ll head out on […]

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Treehouse Custom Chair: 2018 Chair Affair Auction

We are such huge fans of the good work that Community Warehouse does year round for families in Oregon, and we were honored to once again participate in their annual “Chair Affair” auction.   Amy Estrin designed this custom chair called “Treehouse” which features several of our favorite fabrics including Coco, Gaucho, and Dot On.  […]

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Don’t be Koi!

This chair was commissioned by a very sweet customer who lives in a house full of boys.  After designing her home to withstand the rough and tumble nature of her family members, she really wanted one design element that would speak to her.  She told Amy she wanted to bring some playful fun into her […]

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Spring is coming…no really, it is!

We’ve lived through our long winter, wondering if SPRING will ever get here!  There are crocuses under the snow, coming up from the mud.  There are beautiful new cotton prints just right for bringing spring indoors!   Along with trimming back roses bushes, March means getting started on new outdoor cushions.  Plan now and have […]

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Custom Bedding

Just had to share a few pictures of a recently completed project.  Our customer came in with a sample of her amazing wallpaper, and tasked us to design a bedding set that complimented the statement paper, but could also hold its own.  Challenge accepted! We paired a luxurious velvet coverlet, with embroidered linen pillows, and […]

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