What’s hot for 2018: Metallic fabrics, embroideries and transitional designs. Classic patterns are coming back with new colors. Blues, teals and greys are still driving the market. The neutrals are strong. Twenty years in the business has proven that colors cycle back. Some trends last longer, like the chocolate and blue. That trend lasted longer than anyone thought. Here are some pictures of the patterns we saw at the International Fabric Market in December.
My daughter and I are getting ready to go to the December International Market in High Point North Carolina. We always look forward to this trip. Some would say it is a working trip, which it is, but we have fun. Looking at all the new fabrics is a dream come true [...]
Ever wonder how to bring everything together in your open concept space? One thing I like to do with the draperies is to find a multicolored patterned fabric that I really love for one room and then use that to pull colors for the other rooms. So say the dining room has grey, blue and [...]
Did you know that the best dressed rooms always incorporate beautiful fabrics? Whether it is upholstered chairs, drapery panels, pillows or roman shades, fabric is a main element in pulling a room together. Fabric adds softness, texture and color to a room. We are seeing such a resurgence of blues in fabrics. The spectrum of [...]
Christy's offers upholstery on cushions, couches and chairs. Our upholsterers are dedicated to delivering only the finest workmanship.Great care is taken to ensure your job is done correctly by ensuring proper fill is added so your piece looks like new. We don't just cover the piece without making sure it is [...]
We are always looking for inspiration and new ideas for our drapery business. Model homesare a great resource to see designs and colors. I was surprised last week to see a whole house using navy blue and burgundies in their draperies and accessories. Loved it!!!It must be noted that we have seen blues gain [...]
Did you know that for most fabrics there is a shelf life of 3 years. That is to keep selections fresh and new. The fabric company's are continually coming out with new designs. Of course there are patterns that do so we'll that they are kept for years. I have one [...]