Silk Road fabrics collection

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Inspired by the trade routes which connected the East to the West, the Silk Road collection captures the essence of the 16th century textiles with their rich colour palettes and intricate patterns which travelled through the continents.

The collection is a mixture of Jacobean tapestry jacquards, large scale medallion velvets, 100% sustainably sourced cotton prints and intricate trailing embroideries. It has been carefully developed onto a range of different base cloths allowing for easy co-ordination.

Silk Road is the feature design, a hand painted Paisley inspired design printed onto a lovely slub cotton base, giving the design an authentic aged appearance. Silk Road is a modernised Paisley design, featuring detailed floral and leaf elements painted in a traditional style, featuring in four rich colour palettes; Haze, Cashmere, Sapphire & Carnelian.

Etienne is a luxurious woven interpretation of the main Silk Road design. Woven in a classical quality and available in five palettes Haze, Cashmere, Sapphire, Henna & Cinnabar, we have reversed the ground shades from the print version to add value.

Khiva is a detailed Paisley Medallion motif, digitally printed onto a lustrous velvet base. The design comes in three colours Haze, Spruce and Spicy Carnelian.

Kala is an intricate detailed leaf embroidery designed using the leaf imagery from the feature Silk Road design and embroidered on a chintz silk look base cloth. Available in four colour stories Haze, Riviera, Spruce & Carnelian.

Bukara is a tonal woven version of the Khiva velvet print. A lovely aged quality suitable for both drapery and upholstery. Available in three lovely soft shades Haze, Cloud and Riviera

Kamakura is a horizontal banded weave offering a more geometric element to the collection. Available in four colourways Haze, Cloud, Sapphire, and Spruce

Hindi is a really commercial scale weave using elements from the Kamakura design. It offers a smaller usable geometric woven element to the collection in six colourways; Haze, Cashmere, Cloud Sapphire, Pistachio and Carnelian.

Simta is a lovely cotton vertical woven stripe suitable for both drapery and upholstery. A more classical element to the collection available in four paired back colour stories; Haze, Cloud, Sapphire and Spruce.

Senja is a commercial outline tonal printed version of the feature Silk Road print and printed onto the same lovely slub base. The design offers a less patterned alternative for those looking for a simpler look. Available in 7 colour ways Cashmere, Haze, Cloud, Sapphire, Pistachio, Carnelian & Maize

A simple paisley motif, Kemble is printed onto a slub cotton base. A useable co-ordinate design in nine colours Haze, Cloud, Filigree, Cashmere, Sapphire, Pistachio, Spruce, Carnelian & Maize.

Come and see the full collection at our showroom - Williamson’s Garden centre, Uphall EH526PA


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