High end drapery Fabrics
When creating luxurious environment textile is one thing that should never be overlooked. You can spend thousands of dollars on latest technology, designer furniture, expensive paintings and accessories but without adding high-end fabrics all your efforts will go in vain. A gentle touch of natural fibers, rich patterns and hand-made quality of deluxe textiles – these are the details which will make your home decor stand out. This article is a short review of the companies producing some of the most luxurious textiles in the world.
The brand was founded in 1858 in Venice by Lorenzo Rubelli. This company has a very unique approach for textile production: some of the fabrics are made using latest technology and computerized equipment while the rest are still completely hand-made on traditional looms the way it was done hundreds of years ago. All textiles are produced from natural materials – linen, silk, cotton, sometimes mixed with high-quality synthetic fibers such as Novafil, Bemberg and Viscose.
The company was founded in 1968 as a fashion brand and in 1981 it launched the first home collection. One of the hallmarks of Etro textiles is the famous Paisley motif which gives to them oriental flavor and sumptuous look. The founder of the brand Gimmo Etro from the beginning has set the goal to produce the most luxurious and quality fabrics made only from natural fibers – silk, cashmere, cotton and linen. All four of Gimmo Etro’s children have inherited his passion for traveling and collecting beautiful and exotic things. All of them are involved in family business continuing traditions of impeccable quality and high artistic value of Etro textiles.
American company Polo Ralph Lauren was founded in 1967 in New-York by fashion designer Ralph Lauren. Initially it specialized in producing accessories and ties for men. Later the assortment has grown and included men and women apparel, furniture, home accessories and textiles. The Ralph Lauren textiles have excellent quality and great design. Impressive upholstery and drapery fabrics always become an outstanding and memorable detail of the interior. The most popular designs include floral, leopard and geometric patterns.
The brand was founded in Italy in 1953 by Ottavio and Rosita Missoni. Textiles MISSONI are known around the world for their unusual texture, kaleidoscope of colours and famous zigzag pattern. Amazing colour combinations and sensational geometrical and floral prints will create cheerful and inviting atmosphere at home.
Nina Campbell founded her own company in 1974 as an interior design studio and as a shop for home decorative objects. Textiles designed by Nina Campbell always have outstanding quality, practicality, beautiful design and sometimes a sense of humor. Harmonious colour palette and delicate patterns will help you to create an elegant and refined look.
This is one of the oldest company in Italy dating back to XVIII century. In 2010 famous fashion house Stefano Ricci Spa acquired the brand and made it popular within international jet set. Craftsmen weave traditional Florentine fabrics, brocades and damasks on antique hand-looms, some of which are used since the start day of the company. The designs of the fabrics are carefully preserved in the historic archive of Setificio and any of them can be reproduced upon clients’ request.