There is huge diversity of style and design in textiles available to the consumer.
A selection from Elledecoration December 2014 shows a preference towards natural fabrics and comfort with Ralph Lauren cushions in alpaca, lambswool and cashmere and Aiayu’s bedlinens in organic cotton and llama wool from Bolivia.
Their recommended soft furnishings for Christmas follow the same trend of using natural fibres and show a truly diverse range of style and design, detailed below.
The ‘Dag & Natt’ woven rug by Petra Lundblad for Kasthall is printed on pure wool and uses layers and colour in the design.
A ‘Wooden Plaid’ throw by Elisa Strozyk for Gestalten challenges what we might expect from a throw as it is part of a series exploring soft tactile features of wood and is half wood and half textile.