Laura Fletcher Textiles launch their first collection of beautiful hand-made cushions, lamp shades and throws designed and woven in Suffolk. The contemporary designs feature striking stripes woven in linen, wool and cotton to create different textures and colours. Designer Laura Fletcher is influenced by her photographs and paintings of the natural world:
“My designs evoke childhood memories from walks in Chalkney woods and Marks Hall arboretum and poking pebbles through gaps in the weathered breakwater at Camber Sands. Everything from tree bark to items found on the beach”
It is these colours, proportions and textures that find their way into the woven cushion collection – the result is truly unique and truly English. Her collection includes a range of woven cushions, throws and lamp shades.
Product 1: Mistley Lamp Shade (blossom). Manufactured by David Walters Fabrics in Sudbury, Suffolk. Made from natural cotton. Sizes 14 x 11 in, 12 x 8 in, 9x6 in, 7x 9in. Also available in apple/grey colourway.
Product 2: Mistley Stripe Fabrics, showing blossom/grey and apple/grey colourways. Manufactured by David Walters Fabrics in Sudbury, Suffolk. Made from natural cotton in a herringbone weave.
Products 3 & 4: Woven cushions. A range of designs. Sizes range from - 25 cm x 50cm, 30cm x 60cm and 40cm x 60cm. Manufactured by David Walters Fabrics in Sudbury, Suffolk. Using natural linen, cotton, silk and wool.
Products 5 & 6: Woven Woolen Throws. Chalkney Stripe in Naural Cream. Designed by Laura Fletcher Textiles. Made from 100% wool with linen lining. Also available in a soft grey colourway (coming soon). New colourway is currently in production. Manufactured by David Walters Fabrics in Sudbury, Suffolk.
Laura Fletcher is a woven textile graduate from the Royal College of Art whose work is based on creating woven stripes in stunning colours and combinations, all made in Britain. Sampling is done by hand on a loom, before going into production in the mill. Laura Fletcher Textiles feature contemporary designs for hand-made cushions, lampshades and throws designed and women in Suffolk, England.