Kilim-like patterned linen/cotton GONE

GONE NOW THANKS

In fact, the patterning strikes me as a mix of many influences, from kilim to other tribal, all assembled in a very modern mix, but my knowledge of patterns is not extensive enough to pinpoint all the influences.

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In Isabel Marant’s hands this fabric would surely become the base for an embellished ‘trophy’ jacket.  But it is a versatile piece for any other jacket, dress, skirt…

The fabric has an intricate jacquard weave featuring deep reds, magenta, burnt umber and cooling lavenders.  It’s a bit of colour mastery actually.  The fabric composition is linen/cotton, about half and half.  It is a medium weight fabric.

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I’m partial to jackets with a special detail.  The one on the left here exemplifies this; it is by Marc Jacobs (and goes back many years – the back is sensational!).  The other jackets are by Marni, Isabel Marant, Kenzo and a second Marc Jacobs jacket.

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This fabric is 155cm and measures 2 metres (a couple of cm under).  The fabric price is $25 a metre/$50 for the piece.

I can post this in the smallest satchel (with tracking) at $8.25.  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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