Samples & swatches

While we do our very best to make sure that the colours and textures you see on screen are as close to the real thing as can be, every screen (and, in turn, every home’s light levels) is different, so we’d always recommend trying our paints and fabrics out in your own room before you commit.

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This season's fabrics

Twice a year in spring and autumn, we create a new collection of designs, each guided by a seasonal colour palette and style. Below you’ll find the fabrics that make up this season’s selection, all of which will work together effortlessly.

New
Linara Linen

Cobble

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Dark Fig

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Moss

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Natural

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Paprika

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Smoke

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Warm White

Up to six free
New
Chloe Linen

Fig

Up to six free
New
Angus Wool

Apricot

Up to six free
New
Elliot Wool

Apricot

Up to six free
New
Harris Tweed Wool

Fig

Up to six free
New
Harris Tweed Wool

Lichen

Up to six free
New
Hector Wool

Teal

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Old Rose

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Moss

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Peat

Up to six free
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Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Flax Blue

Up to six free
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Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Old Rose

Up to six free
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Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Moss

Up to six free
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Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Peat

Up to six free
New
Samuel Woven Linen

Dove

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Ermine

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Finch

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Fox

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Kingfisher

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Mallard

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Otter

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Swallow

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Grouse

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Steel

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Old Rose

Up to six free
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Patterned linen

We make these linens using either traditional and digital printing methods or by weaving the pattern in. Sometimes we use a bleached base fabric and sometimes it’s left natural, which is why some are crisp and bright while others look a little more vintage. We also occasionally add cotton for softness or viscose to help the dye cling to the fabric.

New
Francesca Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Old Rose

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Moss

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen

Peat

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Flax Blue

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Old Rose

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Moss

Up to six free
New
Francesca Printed Linen, Grand

Peat

Up to six free
Samuel Woven Linen

Rust

Up to six free
New
Samuel Woven Linen

Dove

Up to six free
Emma Printed Linen

Emma Mustard

Up to six free
Emma Printed Linen

Emma Sage

Up to six free
Emma Printed Linen

Emma Teal

Up to six free
Emma Printed Linen

Emma Old Rose

Up to six free
Emma Printed Linen

Emma Dove

Up to six free
Orla Printed Linen

Saffron

Up to six free
Orla Printed Linen

Moss

Up to six free
Orla Printed Linen

Apricot

Up to six free
Orla Printed Linen

Trellis

Up to six free
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Orla Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
Thea Printed Linen

Natural

Up to six free
Thea Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
Thea Printed Linen

Saffron

Up to six free
Thea Printed Linen

Burnt Sienna

Up to six free
Thea Printed Linen

Sage

Up to six free
Gabriela Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
Gabriela Printed Linen

Oyster Pink

Up to six free
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Gabriela Printed Linen

Stone

Up to six free
Lara Printed Linen

Sage

Up to six free
Lara Printed Linen

Burnt Sienna

Up to six free
Lara Printed Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
Lara Printed Linen

Saffron

Up to six free
Lara Printed Linen

Natural

Up to six free
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Cotton linen fine

Soft but robust, we make these textiles using cotton, linen and viscose – natural fibres that, together, can take the rough and tumble of family life but that are still relaxed enough to use on cushions, loose covers, curtains and blinds.

New
Linara Linen

Cobble

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
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Linara Linen

Dark Fig

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Moss

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Natural

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Paprika

Up to six free
New
Linara Linen

Smoke

Up to six free
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Linara Linen

Warm White

Up to six free
Clara Linen

Parchment

Up to six free
Clara Linen

Natural

Up to six free
Clara Linen

Slate

Up to six free
Clara Linen

Mocha

Up to six free
Clara Linen

Warm White

Up to six free
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Washed linen fine

Our Imogen washed linen is one of our more delicate textiles, which means it’s best suited to cushions or occasional pieces of furniture – in other words, ones that you don’t use as regularly. It works on curtains too if you’re looking for a relaxed, lightly crumpled character.

Imogen Washed Linen

Holkham Sand

Up to six free
Imogen Washed Linen

Oyster Pink

Up to six free
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Original heavy linen

These pure linens aren’t as textured as our character linens, but they aren’t totally smooth either – thanks to the occasional raised slub. They’re thick and soft, with a broad weave created by winding several strands together to form each yarn. Strong and heavy, they’re great for both curtains and upholstery.

Hugo Linen

Spelt

Up to six free
Hugo Linen

Pale Oat

Up to six free
Hugo Linen

Millet

Up to six free
Hugo Linen

Buckwheat

Up to six free
Hugo Linen

Mustard

Up to six free
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Character linen sheer

Our sheer linen, Ida, is grown, spun and woven in Belgium, just like all our other character linens. It has a loose weave that’s just the thing for barely-there, airy curtains (we also use it to make pleated lampshades because its fine weight creates neat folds), though it’s not quite strong enough for upholstery and cushions.

Ida Sheer Linen

Apricot

Up to six free
Ida Sheer Linen

Oatmeal

Up to six free
Ida Sheer Linen

White

Up to six free
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Character linen fine

Even though we weave our pure Belgian Harry linen using fine yarns, it’s actually a very hardwearing fabric, so will work well for upholstery that gets a lot of use day-in, day-out. It has a light texture that gets more interesting up-close, where you’ll be able to see all the many characterful, natural linen slubs.

Harry Linen

Cloud

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Apricot

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Rosehip

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Rust

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Storm

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Mortar

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Flax Blue

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Sand

Up to six free
Harry Linen

Fawn

Up to six free
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Character linen medium

Chloe is one of our softest linens, and is made from start to finish in Belgium. We use a fine-medium thread that we weave into a thick cloth and then gently stonewash – a traditional process that makes the fabric supple and smooth. And because it’s not stiff in any way, it’ll hang well if you turn it into curtains and blinds.

Chloe Linen

Moss

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

Lead

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

Trellis

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

Denim

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

Ash

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

York Rose

Up to six free
Chloe Linen

Old Rose

Up to six free
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Chloe Linen

Fig

Up to six free
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Character linen heavy

Our thickest character linen, if you look closely at Finian’s weave, you’ll see it’s a bit like a micro patchwork, with the threads alternating their direction, square after square. And, like all our character linens, the flax is grown and woven in Belgium – where they’re experts on linen – and is full of natural slubs.

Finian Linen
Up to six free
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Velvet

Velvet comes in many forms, from polyester to silk and from crushed to corduroy. And, when it’s done properly, it’ll always feel luxurious. For ours, we wanted to make a velvet that you can use every day. So, we use natural cotton with a touch of polyester to make it more durable. But not so much that it won’t develop character over time – that’s one of the things that makes velvet, velvet.

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Isla Velvet

Ermine

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Finch

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Fox

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Kingfisher

Up to six free
New
Isla Velvet

Mallard

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Otter

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Swallow

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Grouse

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Steel

Up to six free
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Isla Velvet

Old Rose

Up to six free
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Wool

Wool is entirely natural, breathable (so it’ll keep the heat in during winter and let the air circulate in summer), hypoallergenic and strong. Ours have a soft feel that’s less scratchy to sit on because we use fine, long fibres. Wool is also a lovely way to introduce a bit of extra texture to a room.

Hector Wool

Fossil

Up to six free
Hector Wool

Clay

Up to six free
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Hector Wool

Teal

Up to six free
Elliot Wool

Granite

Up to six free
Elliot Wool

Soft Teal

Up to six free
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Elliot Wool

Apricot

Up to six free
Angus Wool

Teal

Up to six free
Angus Wool

Flint

Up to six free
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Angus Wool

Apricot

Up to six free
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Harris Tweed

We can only call this fabric ‘Harris Tweed’ because it’s made from start to finish in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. From the yarn – which is spun from pure new wool – to the finished cloth, which is hand-woven by the islanders in their own homes. It’s soft (for a tweed) but a little more textured than our other woollen textiles.

Harris Tweed Wool

Bircher

Up to six free
Harris Tweed Wool

Olive

Up to six free
Harris Tweed Wool

Marmalade

Up to six free
Harris Tweed Wool

Bilberry

Up to six free
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Harris Tweed Wool

Fig

Up to six free
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Harris Tweed Wool

Lichen

Up to six free