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Original - A really nice textile which grasps the feel through the use of natural imagery and colour.

atomic fish, by brightonbelle

Being from a fishing village, this Atomic Fish pattern by Brightonbelle is a definite connect. I like the simple lines.

Japanese Textile Design

Japanese Textile Design

These beautiful prints are salesman's samples of kimono cloth designs. Salespeople would bring these pieces to kimono makers in order to showcase the different patterns available. With its origins as Más

emmakisstina: 1950s Patterns

I think I'd be comfortable in saying that I hate these sorts of colors. Dirty greens and mustard yellows (eww).

Marin Dorn's 'Avis' (1939), rayon, spun rayon and cotton furnishing fabric (all images are courtesy of the V)

Furnishing fabric 1939 Machine-woven cotton, rayon and spun rayon Marion Dorn / Edinburgh Weavers Carlisle, England