Sumptuous Upholstery Fabrics for French Furniture Pt 2

Part 2 of frenchfinds.co.uk blog post on sourcing bright and different fabric ideas for upholstering fantastic French furniture pieces like beds, chairs and accessories (you can find part 1 here).

Rapture & White – Birds & Butterflies

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Designer’s Guild

Maitland

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Manhattan

DG- Manhattanfabric-tribeca-leaf-print

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Despina – tactile, brightly bohemian and completely over the top

Designers Guild monteverdi-despina fabric

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Flowers Peony

Sweet simple peony rose fabric

Sweet simple peony rose fabric

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China Cherry Blossom –  salacious oriental silk design

Designer Guild flowers-ii-cherry-blossom-fabric

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Mazarin

simple fresh summer like colours

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Kaido –  Jaquard weave –

lovely tree shadow pattern on lively colours

Designer Guild kibushi-kaido fabric

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Lucas Leaf

Vintage stripes - best avoided after a good night on the Chateau Neuf

Vintage stripes - best avoided after a good night on the Chateau Neuf

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Madison Acacea

similar to a simple vintage French style

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Manhattan Jade

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Ombrione

designers guild morskaya-ombrione-fabric stool

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Quarenghi –  (contemporary)

Contemporary fabric upholstery with a retro feel

Contemporary fabric upholstery with a retro feel

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Racine Lime – (velvet)

Tactile and bright green fabric from Designer's Guild

Tactile and bright green fabric from Designer's Guild

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Richelieu Damson (classic purple velvet)

The classic plush deep purple velvet for upholstery

The classic plush deep purple velvet for upholstery

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Mulberry (From Queenshill.com)

Pompadour

a full on bonanza of colour and flowers!

Mulberry upholstery fabric. Renaissance style roses and full colours

Mulberry upholstery fabric. Renaissance style roses and full colours

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Rococo

A busy floral pattern with rococo swirls giving a vintage feel

A busy floral pattern with rococo swirls giving a vintage feel

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Rhode Island – Blue Roses

Simple very French style colours of crisp blue on a gentle white

Simple very French style colours of crisp blue on a gentle white

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Pallazo Stripe (Occasional Upholstery) –

Bright stripes on a silky fabric

Bright stripes on a silky fabric

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Mulberry Oxford Stripes

Plush silky velvet stripes in various colours

Plush silky stripes in various colours

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Flyte velvet (chocolate/Red)

classic plush velvet colours plum and chocolate always work well to give a rich edge to a piece

Mulberry Flyte Velvet Chocolate fabricMulberry Flyte Velvet red

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Patchwork Red/Grape

great rich colours with a more textured finish to touch from the patchwork approach

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Lee Jofa

Patchouli Weave Aqua

These type of silky jacquard woven fabrics work exceptionally well with capitone or corbeille French beds

Lee Jofa Patchoulie Weave Aqua

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Cinnabar Burgandy Red

Super sumptuous fiery red fabric

Super sumptuous fiery red fabric

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Danthe Embroidery

Embroidered fabric suitable for upholstery

Lee Jofa Danthe Embroidery Java

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Ombre Maze

Lee Jofa Ombre Maze

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Parktown Silk Pool

Lee Jofa Parktown Silk Pool

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Bishopscourt Maize

Lee Jofa Bishops Court Maize

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Grazia Brocade Copper

Silky flowers with a vintage cream background!

Lee Jofa Grazia Brocade

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Regency Stripes

Lee Jofa Regency Stripes

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Blochi Silk

Retro style vintage squares

Lee Jofa Blocchi Silk

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Dalton Stripe

Lee Jofa Dalton Stripe

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Fleurir Silk

a great design for large pieces like French beds

Lee Jofa Fleurir Silk

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Lena Embroidery

a fun alternative to golds

Lee Jofa Lena Spots Embroidered Fabric

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Chandler Damask

A damask with a difference!

Lee jofa chandler damask pink

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Mulberry Colonade Silk

Mulberry Colonnade silk

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Shindig Embroidery

Lee Jofa Shindig Embroided Upholstery Fabric