Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, April 7, 2011
Kumi Kookoon's new Ming collection is inspired by the ancient dynasty for which it is named. Covered in silk charmeuse, the pillows, duvets and throws are filled with top-quality, hand-strung mulberry silk fibers. Like all of the company's products, Ming is 100% naturally hypoallergenic and inhospitable to dust mites and resistant to mildew.
Textrade International Ltd. is introducing several quilt styles for market, such as this one titled Aqua Square. As part of the company's Laboratory-themed grouping, Aqua Square is a 400-count, reversible, cotton sateen piece.
Inspired by the higher-end marketing of the Steven by Steve Madden brand, a new style from Revman emerges this season with Sanibel and Anya (shown). Fashionforward embroideries mixed with subtle textures of tie dye and tonal ombre are at home in the master bedroom.
Pendleton introduces the geometric Sky City pattern in dramatic black and white, with unnapped, sueded trim and comprised of 82% wool and 18% cotton.
Arley bedspreads include Las Palmas, a fully quilted throw-style bedspread featuring a printed tropical leaf design on a chocolate background.
Mednick Talks to HTT about Online Trends for Textiles