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Iroquois Casual, Shepherd's Purse, set upon on Leacock Prints, Wheatfield

I've heard Russel Wright enthusiasts opine that they prefer Iroquois Casual without the botanical decorations (that Wright himself designed), preserving a certain modernist purity of desig

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Recent Gallery Posts

Iroquois Casual, Shepherd's Purse, set upon on Leacock Prints, Wheatfield
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A Russel Wright design made by Leacock
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A Carl Tait tablecloth, with Persian inspiration
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Rosemary Zwick Clown Silk-Screen on Linen
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Glass Shelf, by Marlene Linens (posed with Salem Free Form)
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Tablecloth by Marion Dorn (shown with Salem Free Form by Viktor Schreckengost)
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Midcentury modern tablecloth, with a 'mobile' design
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A Leacock cloth, posed with RMS 183
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Red Wing Prismatique: Vase and Compote
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Frankoma Lazybones (in Prairie Green) on a Piepmatz tablecloth
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Art Deco Linen Damask

Art Deco Linen Damask
Stylized Art Deco Linen Textiles

I found a pair of formal linen damask guest towels with a striking Art Deco design.

Kitchen Color

Mikasa Duplex set upon a Startex cloth
A bright, bold palette

One comes across many mid-century textiles featuring arrangements of kitchen utensils, but few can match the flair of this kitchen cloth, with its playful composition and bright, bold palette.

Spirographic

Mid Century Modern tablecloth, with a serving dish designed by Ben Seibel
A Hardy Craft Original

Between thunderstorms, I managed to snap some shots of an interesting MCM cloth, made by Hardy Craft, that recalls to mind the Spirograph drawing sets made by Kenner.

Neptune's Bounty

Tillett seafood tablecloth, posed with a Country Time pot
Tillett tablecloth, with seafood theme

This colorful cloth, depicting the bounty of the sea (fish, mussels, clams, shrimp, even octopi), would work so well in a beachside cottage.

Cocktail Hour

Normandie cocktail set by Old Morgantown
Normandie

At the end of a looooooong week, you really need to have a seat outside (the weather has been so cooperative lately) with a Gin & Tonic in your hand (finished with a generous twist of citr

Shepherd's Purse

Iroquois Casual, Shepherd's Purse, set upon on Leacock Prints, Wheatfield
Amber Waves of Grain

I've heard Russel Wright enthusiasts opine that they prefer Iroquois Casual without the botanical decorations (that Wright himself designed), preserving a certain modernist purity of desig

Paint Roller Plaid

A Russel Wright design made by Leacock
Russel Wright tablecloth

The 'paint roller' effect was pretty modern when Wright designed this cloth in the late 1940s.