Fantastical digital print linen in burnt amber palette SOLD

THIS FABRIC IS NOW GONE, THANKS

Ok, this print is quite something else.

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I don’t even know if I can describe the graphics in this print.  Sometimes I see the facets of diamonds, other times a lipstick tube, and then findings from a tool box.  Whatever, someone certainly had fun putting this print together. 

The fabric is a medium weight linen.  It behaves as a typical linen would do…you can pleat the linen and give it some volume, but you need to think how to do this as it is not a liquid fabric like a silk or viscose.  Amber, sun, lemon and burnt orange colours dominate, shot here and there with a cooling azure blue.

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For inspiration about how to cut the digital prints, you need look no further than Peter Pilotto.

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These images are from Lyst, Far Fetch and Matches.

I know it is a riot, but most of all, I love what Proenza Schouler did with their totally inspired digital print collection from just a couple of years ago.  Their embellishment was just sensational, particularly the grommet-studded hemlines.  I still look and marvel at how they managed to pull off these insanely busy elements in single garments so well.

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You could add grommets to the hem of the linen if you wished.  It is actually a fabric that could handle the grommets.  Most other fabrics would distort from the weight of them.

I got this fabric from one of the designer fabric stores in Australia.  I know I paid quite a high price for this, but I can’t remember quite how much.  It is something more that I will ask for the fabric.

I can post this in the medium satchel (with tracking) at $13.40.  Please see here for full details on payment and posting.  If interested, please click on the email below; fabric details will appear automatically and I will get back to you asap. (Australia delivery only thanks).

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