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Nomadic Color Fabric Collection Nomadic Color Fabric Collection

Nomadic Color Collection

Rich. Sumptuous. Confident.

Our intrepid new collection brings home the colors, moods and textures of nomadic cultures. From the Atlas Mountains of Morocco to the Tibetan plateau and the prairies of the Great Plains, the spirit of the nomad is embodied in a pure palette of rich pigments. Rooted in Onyx, Carob, Denim and Cement, it’s a color story that draws from artisanal wares and traditional dress found amid these sparse locales. Contrasting black and ivory tones echo the carpets and shawls crafted by Berber tribes, deep, lush brown is a nod to the coveted baskets woven by the Zulu, sunwashed blues evoke fabrics soaked in dyes extracted from the centuries-old indigo plant and soft greys layer in the soothing, muted hues of ceremonial clay pottery. From the geometric Kuba cloth motifs to the nubby knotting and touches of sequins and shine, the patterns and textures in this collection together create a truly transporting experience.

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Nomadic Color Fabric Collection
Nomadic Color Fabric Collection Nomadic Color Fabric Collection

Onyx

Onyx

Inspired by the inky black found in the wool carpets and shawls hand-knotted by the Berber tribe of North Africa, Onyx is both classic and on-trend. Pair it with ivory, sand or brown for a globally refined look that melds with modern aesthetics.


Carob

Carob

Carob’s rich, earthy tone draws influence from North and Sub-Saharan African culture. Found in the hand-woven baskets of the Zulu and Fulani tribes, the color not only has cultural significance but is also reemerging in trends. Two sides of the shade are explored within the collection: dark espresso and warm cognac.


Denim fabrics

Denim

Denim’s faded blue is timeless and universal. Found in Japanese textiles dyed with the shibori technique, Javanese batik cloth or a well-worn pair of jeans, the color serves as the perfect counterpoint to bright pinks and saturated oranges.


Cement Fabrics Robert Allen

Cement

A complex color that evokes the high-rise environs of the urban nomad, Cement is the perfect mid-tone grey. It can serve as an anchor to vivid hues or it can be layered with other greys for a relaxed yet sophisticated look.



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