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Sophisticated Fabric Palette

Mix and match classic patterns with graphic takes on old favourites.

Traditional velvets and florals come to life when bold stripes are introduced. Pair a black-and-white stripe with green velvet, or a muted floral with subtle cream and blue stripe.

Fabric, from top: Heritage Velvet by Ralph Lauren in Cypress. 100% cotton, $171.60/yd, through Kravet. Richloom Kashgar by JoAnn Fabrics in Celestial Blue. $54.99/yd, through JoAnne Fabrics. Sofia by Ikea, black/white stripe. 100% cotton, $6.99/yd. Through Ikea. Garren/D by Kravet Basics in Colour 1617. 55% linen/45% cotton, $54.00/yd. Through Kravet

See more products inspired by Colette van den Thillart's London home, featured in our January 2011 issue, in our gallery. Plus, watch a tour of Colette's cottage.

  • Photographer: Angus Fergusson

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