As a textile addict, I often fall for colorful printed fabrics as starting inspiration for my designs.  Manuel Canovas seems to produce some of the best.   My latest love is their Jeema print.  This print features highly colourful ethnic Guatemalan huipils on a slubbed linen fabric available in 3 colorways.  Be sure to subscribe to THE.. read more →

It has been a Manuel Canovas heavy summer but I truly cannot resist so many of their new prints.   They seem to be the master of great prints, many of which I have shared over the years HERE.  This latest find called Newport just screams New England to me especially, in the red and blue. I can see a perfect.. read more →

It has been a Manuel Canovas heavy week but I truly cannot resist so many of their new prints.  They seem to be the master of great prints, many of which I have shared over the years HERE.  The latest few fabrics and wallpapers are truly exceptional. Hazara seems to capture the wild Mongolian landscape complete.. read more →

I apologize. I know my devoted readers expect an Artist Spotlight Series feature on Mondays. The past couple of weeks I have not had responses from the artisst that I have requested. I have lots of people lined up and promise to have you something wonderful by next week. In the meantime I’m excited to.. read more →

No one does color, prints and embroidery like Manuel Canovas. This French textile giant is always a highlight for me and the new collection is no exception.  It is full of impressive and saturated embroideries, wovens, bold prints, and reintroduction of older favorites such a toiles and cult followed Pali that has been reversed and.. read more →

Manuel Canovas has the best in fabric prints. I have shown a few other favorites before HERE.  The vibrant colors and clear crisp designs are worth every penny.  I actually have Serendip in pillows in my mountain house but, I have to share some newer color ways. They are DIVINE!   This orange is dreamy…… read more →

"Beige is boring" is my motto and I an sticking to it. It looks like the designers at Canovas agree. I am loving all the color in the Manuel Canovas spring collection. Canovas is one of my very favorite lines. The fabric quality and print design are the best. They have reintroducted the ever popular "Jamaica".. read more →