Cloth With Memory
Linen takes me back. It’s cloth that not only has memory but holds memories too. With its crumpled look and heavily slubbed texture, good, well cared for linen can remind you of an old house, a trip overseas or a specific family gathering years in the way distant past.
Good quality linen
, like the robust flax cloth duvets, sheets, pillowcases, throws and curtains from our Lithuanian and Indian ranges, has an heirloom quality. The type of linen that doesn’t get ruined by life but is instead made nobler by it.
As the years go by, washing and ironing will transform heirloom quality linen into a softer and smoother version of itself, giving it a kind of a textile patina’. Making it impossible to part with.
What talks to me about our latest Weylandts linens
and beautiful curtains
, is the natural tones. To me, these colours play to the wonderful lack of pretence that linen has.The earthy colours create a canvas with so many layering possibilities. Change and set the mood every other day by mixing the colours.
A bed dressed in duck egg sheets with a chocolate duvet and pillows sounds delicious, doesn’t it?
You know what to do.
100 % LINEN QUEEN FLAT SHEET COVER COL. CHARCOAL, R1 495.00
PALLET BED, QUEEN (OAK), R6 995.00;LOFT BOX (OAK),R895.00 (next to bed) LOFT BOX (OAK), R795.00; WALL ART – TO MY SWEET DARLINGS, R1 195.00; WALL ART – GOOD THINGS, R1 195.00; WALL ART – YOU HAVE GIVEN ME, R1 195.00; 100 % LINEN STD PILLOWCASES SET OF 2 CHARCOAL, R595.00; 100 % LINEN QUEEN FLAT SHEET COVER COL. CHARCOAL, R1 495.00; 100 % LINEN QUEEN FITTED SHEET CHARCOAL, R1 495.00; CEMENT VASE ROUNDED,R115.00; DUTZ POT VASE SMALL,R550.00
SPATI 4 POSTER QUEEN (OAK), R7 995.00; 100 % LINEN STD PILLOWCASES SET OF 2 CHARCOAL, R595.00, 100% LINEN FLAT SHEET QUEEN WHITE, R1 195.00; 100 % LINEN QUEEN FITTED SHEET CHARCOAL, R1 495.00; HAND BLOCK KILIMS, FROM R9 995.00; CLASSIC DOME PENDANT, R795.00; EARTH POTTERY VASE, R85.00; BOTTLE POTTERY VASE, R125.00, TIMBER BOX 400MM X 400MM OAK WB NATURAL,R1 295.00
SPATI SLATTED QUEEN BED, R6 495.00; WALL ART – GOOD THINGS, R1 195.00; LINEN PILLOWCASE STD S2 OATMEAL, R495.00; OBLONG VASE | B | MEDIUM, R195.00; SPLAY VASE| W | XSMALL, R115.00; RABBIT | WHITE,R95.00, DUTZ ANTON BOWL, CLEAR (DIA 29CM), R1 195.00; DECONSTRUCTED TODD CHAIR from R8 995.00
100 % LINEN STD PILLOWCASES SET OF 2 CHARCOAL, R595.00; 100 % LINEN QUEEN FLAT SHEET COVER COL. CHARCOAL, R1 495.00; 100 % LINEN QUEEN FITTED SHEET CHARCOAL, R1 495.00
ALDO QUEEN BED EXL WITH PIPING, R23 995.00; LINEN KING DUVET COVER CHOCOLATE,R2 595.00; LINEN KING FLAT SHEET DUCK EGG, R1 795.00; LINEN PILLOWCASE KING SET OF 2 CHOCOLATE, R695.00; ANATOLIAN ANGORA SHAGGY, FROM R17 995.00; EGG STOOL,R2 295.00; ANTIQUED SILVER TABLE, R3 295.00, STARBURST MIRROR,R2 495.00
The gentle, earthy palette includes white, charcoal, white with charcoal stripe, dove grey, duck egg, chocolate, oatmeal, natural with oatmeal stripe and natural.