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  1. Bright British Textiles by Wallace Sewell for Designtex
    Product Reviews

    Bright British Textiles by Wallace Sewell for Designtex

    American upholstery manufacturer Designtex taps British studio Wallace + Sewell for a colorful, graphic collection of fabrics.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    05.15.14

  2. Fog Linen Work

    Fog Linen Work

    Fog Linen Work is a Japanese brand started in Tokyo by Yumiko Sekine, who had started her first business in 1993 importing used books and housewares from Europe and America to Japan. Looking for...

    09.12.13

  3. Avoca

    Avoca

    Avoca was founded in Ireland in 1723 as a handweaving mill. It is still a family-run business, operating retail stores, foodhalls, and cafés. Fashion collections, homewares, and soft furnishing...

    09.17.13

  4. From Frankfurt: Heimtextil
    Travel Reports

    From Frankfurt: Heimtextil

    January in Frankfurt is pretty darn cold, so it feels fitting to be here at Heimtextil browsing all the lush materials that are changing the way we make ourselves at home. It’s the 40th year...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    01.16.10

  5. Sew Awesome
    Design 101

    Sew Awesome

    “Who we are arises directly from what our bodies can do,” writes Richard Sennett in his recent book, The Craftsman. In his spirited defense of how making material things can enlarge...

    03.26.10

  6. Bemz's Bright Idea
    A Great Idea

    Bemz's Bright Idea

    Last week I met with Lesley Pennington, a Canadian living in Sweden who in 2004 launched Bemz, one of the cleverest companies I've heard of recently. Bemz makes affordable custom-order slipcovers...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    11.30.10

  7. Q&A with Marimekko Designer Erja Hirvi
    Interviews

    Q&A with Marimekko Designer Erja Hirvi

    At Dwell we've always been fans of the bold prints by Finnish textile design house Marimekko and in honor of their 60th anniversary we toasted ten timeless prints and challenged you to vote on your...

    written by: Ralston O'Neill
    12.21.11

  8. Scandinavian Designed

    Scandinavian Designed

    Having just returned from a trip to Copenhagen, I have Scandinavian design on the brain. Though the region arguably experienced its golden era in the mid-20th century, with the work of icons like...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    12.12.11

  9. Taikamylly Fabric

    Taikamylly Fabric

    Chances are your bedside reading doesn’t include Finland’s national epic, The Kalevala, but that should not preclude you from tucking...

  10. Goldiehome Circle Bed Collection

    Goldiehome Circle Bed Collection

    Finding the right bedding is not an easy task. Too much busy print can take over the room, and too little can sometimes lack a little personality. The organic cotton bedding collections from...

  11. Find a Face Rug

    Find a Face Rug

    This fun rug featuring the work of photographer Francois Robert will no doubt keep a kid busy taking a closer look at the faces that emerge from doorknobs and other everyday objects. FLOR's modular...

    $179.99

  12. Nova Drapery

    Nova Drapery

    KnollTextile's Nova fabric debuted in 1969, and the patterned drapery print by German designer Wolf Bauer was recently reintroduced as part of the popular Archival Collection. Comes available in...

    $87.00

  13. Vintage Sheet Fat Quarter Packs

    Vintage Sheet Fat Quarter Packs

    If you're a fan of classic patterns and love the look of vintage sheets, check out these sweet packs of pre-cut prints from LA-based sewing and crafting workshop Home Ec. Ten different 18"x22...

    $25.00

  14. Tatami Bedding

    Tatami Bedding

    Structurally sound, Tatami alludes to traditional rice straw matting used to cover floors in Japanese homes. With clean grid lines you can tidy your room just by making your bed. Sheets are solid...

    $30.00

  15. Plant Forms Pillow

    Plant Forms Pillow

    We've long been believers in the artfully placed accent pillow, and very much like the style of Midwestern design and manufacturing studio Three Sheets 2 the Wind. The collection of nature-inspired...

    $75.00

  16. Maille CM

    Maille CM

    Available in a range of link diameters, this lightweight aluminum fabric lends itself to a variety of unexpected applications.

  17. Carisma Metallic

    Carisma Metallic

    Vapor-deposited aluminum coating just like mom used to make! This paperlike textile consists of jillions of coated polyester and polyamide threads.

  18. 3D Textiles

    3D Textiles

    Wool felt takes on a new dimension, literally. The fluted patterns have been used for cushions, but could clad a whole room.

  19. "Iron Me On" Fabric Transfers

    "Iron Me On" Fabric Transfers

    Whether you want to liven up a plain t-shirt or add some pep to a pillowcase, these very cool fabric transfers will do the trick. Brooklyn-based illustrator Mike Perry has put together a set of 50...

    $12.95

  20. Wool Throw

    Wool Throw

    Design studio urbancase has upcycled standard issue surplus blankets and turned them into something special. These heavy 100% wool throws are fixed up and stitched up in the firm's Seattle workshop...

    $175.00

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