William Morris


William Morris (1834-1896) was probably the most influential designer of the 19th century, producing what have become classic and timeless designs. Under his direction Morris and Co grew into a flourishing and fashionable decorating firm renowned for its wallpapers and textiles. Originating in the Arts and Crafts Movement in the late Victorian era, the company's designs are ever more appreciated and collectable.


Fabrics for sale

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Chrysanthemum Minor (brown)     WM 100      (a)£79 (b)£21     Order now

This is the smooth matt cotton by Sanderson. Mainly browns, tan and taupe. Pattern repeat is 30cm.  These pieces measure:
(a) 120cm wide x 5.3 metres
(b) 120cm wide x 1.4 metres


African Marigold      WM 115   £18    SOLD


Cotton curtain fabric printed by Liberty in blue/greens, cream and terracotta. Pattern repeat is 35cm.134cm wide x 1.1 metres


Golden Lily Minor (cream)   WM 117      £64       Order now


Cotton curtain fabric with the cream background. Pattern number 341 number. Pattern repeat is 26.5cm. This piece measures 122cm widex 4 metres.


Trent       WM 118     Both pieces together £28         Order now

Cotton curtain fabric printed by LIberty in greens, beige and pink on a pale cream background. Pattern repeat is 29cm. These pieces measure:
(a) 120cm wide x 1.3 metres.  SOLD
(b) 30cm wide x 1.7 metres     SOLD



Myrtle   WM 119    £27
SOLD

Cotton curtain fabric in yellows and greens on white printed by Sanderson. Pattern repeat is 44.5cm. This piece measures 120cm wide x 1.7 metres.


Golden Lily Minor   WM 120    £22
SOLD

Cotton curtain fabric printed by Sanderson in blue, pinks, green and grey on a cream background. Pattern repeat is 25cm. The selvedges are a bit age stained but the fabric seems fine. This piece measures 120cm wide x 1.6 metres



Snakehead   WM 121   (a)£30 (b)£27 (c)£57
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Linen union version of this William Morris design printed by Liberty. Lovely arts and crafts design in greens, brown and cream on a dark green background. Pattern repeat is 31cm. Suitable for furnishing, curtains, blinds etc
These pieces measure:
(a) 120cm wide x 1.8 metres (there are some marks on the selvedge of this piece)
(b) 120cm wide x 1.5 metres
(c) 120cm wide x 3.2 metres SOLD


Vine   WM 122        £32     Order now

Cotton curtain fabric prinetd by Sanderson. This is pale pink and browns on a black background. Pattern repeat is 25cm. This piece measures 108cm wide x 2 metres (one selvedge)