Morris & Co. Emery Walker’s House The Beauty Of Life Fabric

£99.00 £84.15

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The Beauty of Life fabric features in the Emery Walker’s House collection by Morris & Co. This collection is inspired by the love between friends and the legacy of a truly historic home.

Introducing a brand-new design from Morris & Co. Delivered to the Birmingham Society of Arts on February 19th, 1880, The Beauty of Life is the lecture title of William Morris’s passionate appeal to “face the latest danger which civilisation is threatened with.” This rallying cry is forever immortalised on a sumptuous indigo fabric, ornamented with quintessentially Morris motifs; scrolling foliage, beautiful script and playful wildlife. The struggle, to William Morris, was the threat of industrialised capitalism to deprive the “whole race of all the beauty of life.” The lettering is inspired by William Morris’s own book-printing press, The Kelmscott Press, a feat he managed with the unwavering support and guidance of expert typographer, Sir Emery Walker. This beautiful fabric is suitable for upholstery, curtains, blinds and cushions.

Domestic Usage: Suitable for upholstery, curtains, blinds and cushions
Contract Usage: Can be FR treated for contract use on curtains, blinds and cushions
Fabric Shading: Standard Fabric (can be blackout lined)
Fabric Composition: 100% Cotton
Martindale: 20000
Fabric Width: 137cm
Horizontal Pattern Repeat: 137cm
Vertical Pattern Repeat: 51.5cm
Pattern Match: Straight Match
Reversable: No
Fabric Weight: 188 gsm
Care Instructions: Do not machine wash
Cool iron (100°C max), iron on reverse
Suitable for dry cleaning, consult specalist dry cleaning service
Do not bleach
Do not tumble dry
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Leadtime: Three working days

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