A reporter asked me recently what I thought the next big trend in pattern would be. I think my answer surprised her: plaid. Yep, that same preppy, masculine, and--dare I say old-fashioned--pattern is definitely having a moment. Here's why: despite its density, it plays surprisingly well with others. It's great in a mountain cabin, of course, or a manly den. But it is also pleasingly fresh in less rugged surroundings. Unconvinced? Let me show you what I mean.Read More
I love pattern. Plaids, stripes, ikat, florals: you name it, I use it. So I'm always on the lookout for ones that pop. That's why I'm such a fan of Tulu Textiles,
a small company out of Istanbul. Their work has an earthy vibe I love,
but with a bit of a modern bent. Read on to learn more.