Be your own Interior designer!

With Our New Velvet and Stripes Soft Furnishing Collection

At the time when Scarlett O’Hara had the notion to tear down the green curtains at Tara to make a beautiful dress in the iconic ‘Gone With The Wind’, velvet was considered to be the height of luxury and wealth. With her new finery, she was hoping to give her intended beau, Rhett Butler, the impression of survival against the odds, and ultimately succeed in the face of impending doom as the American Civil war took hold.

Velvet adds Comforting Touch

Hopefully, better days are on the horizon for us also, but velvet adds a very comforting touch in uncertain times – especially with the change of season from Summer into Autumn and Winter.

Stunning Combinations

The Stripes Company are now offering a new range of soft cotton velvets in bright jewel colours to mix with our popular Interior Stripe Fabrics, which together make stunning combinations for cushions, bags and throws.

Because there as so many possible combinations, we are leaving it up to our customers to decide which colour options to choose and add embellishments using any of our fabulous trims or piping.
Furthermore we guarantee that they are a million miles away from Scarlett’s dowdy greens with matching tie backs and will leave customers to rattle their own pelmets (so to speak)!.

Made to Measure – in House Stitchers

There are some ideas on the website, which you can buy in the combinations and sizes shown. But if you wish to have them made in your own choice of sizes and colours, please contact us with your requirements and ideas, and our in-house stitchers will make especially for you.

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Piped Half and Half Cushions – one side velvet, one side stripes

Headrests for Deckchairs

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Headrests for Deckchairs

Tie on Headrests for Deckchairs

For ultimate comfort our headrests for deckchairs are the perfect addition to your deck chair or steamer chair. Made in any of our deckchair canvas fabrics, they are trimmed with coordinating pompom fringe. With ties to attach them to your chair, you will enjoy real comfort sitting on the beach or in your garden.

We have deckchair headrest cushions available in over 40 different stripes from our range of deckchair fabric

pink and white deckchair headrest
pink and white deckchair headrest

Crystallised Aprons for Christmas

Limited Edition Crystal Embellished Aprons
A sprinkling of Swarovski crystals has transformed our striped aprons, into one worthy of a domestic God or Goddess.

Put Dickensian Christmas firmly in the past by hosting a candlelit meal wearing one of our Swarovski crystal aprons to delight your guests – or even reward your best friend or Mother in Law – these crystals have been applied by a specialist London couturier.

Crystal Necklace and Heart Apron
Crystal Necklace and Heart Apron – Squash Stripe

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Rummy Swarovski Crystal Apron

Limited Edition Striped Aprons

This is a Limited Edition in ten of our best selling apron colours – so please hurry now whilst they are in stock.
Our striped cotton aprons are also popular. Some customers collect them and give them as gifts to their friends and families. We currently have 53 apron colours in stock – probably the largest collection in the UK.

Furthermore, they suit everyone! Provide coverage where needed with an adequate hand wiping area and wash beautifully time after time. In addition, capacious pockets are provided for all the necessary phones, hankies, pens and recipes.

 

Traditional Folding Wooden Deckchairs

We have found a supplier of fabulous traditional folding wooden deckchairs made in the UK for our customers whose old deckchairs are beyond repair or those that haven’t got any to recover in the first place !

You can have your Deckchairs covered by us in any of our Deckchair Canvas or Vintage Deckchair Canvas range – that’s over 40 different deckchair fabrics to choose from!

Mix or match – but we love them all different and clashing!

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Wooden deckchairs with striped deckchair canvas
Wooden deckchairs with striped deckchair canvas

Deckchair covered in vintage deckchair canvas Jazz

Kids Room Decoration Ideas

The Stripes Company bring you fun, playful, stripey Kite Hangers for bunting. Designed by us specially with kids in mind to decorate childrens nurseries to playrooms, bedrooms – and beyond!

Three randomly colourful kites with Confetti Tassle fringe trailing streamers. Carefully stitched with four different striped fabric sections and lined with fine cotton on the back. Each kite comes with a loop on the top for hanging from lights, curtains, ceilings or walls.

Kids Room Kite Decorations

 

rope_all410For more kids room decoration ideas why not string a few packs of three together with The Stripes Company Rope Braids in various colours to make Kite Bunting…?

 

 

 

 

 

 

£18 per pack of three kite buntingKites. Each kite measures approx 63 cms. Total length including streamers
21.5 cm wide.

Stripes Make Happy Customers

On February 4th 2015 – Deckchair with Sprinting Stripe Deckchair Sling  Sue wrote

My deckchair arrived on Monday. I think it is the most sturdy & colourful deckchair I have ever seen!
Absolutely thrilled! I am working in my garden studio on a stained glass project. This is where the deckchair will live so that I can take a rest & plan my next creative move.
Thank you, Best wishes

On January 31st 2015 – 150cm Striped Cotton Fabric for Blinds, Curtains, Soft Furnishings – Wakeboarding Stripe  Bryony C wrote

Hi, I simply wanted to contact you to say thank you for your great service, I ordered fabric online yesterday morning and was delighted to receive it this morning at 9.30 am, less than 24 hours later.
I love the colours and can’t wait to get sewing.
Many thanks

On January 26th 2015  – 4 sets of Replacement Directors Chair Covers Susan E wrote

My order has just arrived. Thank you for the speed and the quality. Really pleased.

The Stripes Collection…NEW Collaboration

The Stripes Collection…An exciting, fresh and stripey new collaboration between Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company – the Striped Fabric specialist – and Decorshade – the quality blind and window dressing company.

It’s an interior designer’s dream…

The Stripes Collection - new & exclusive
The Stripes Collection – new & exclusive

Decorshade, a Charles Bell Group Company, supplying quality blinds and related accessories in England. Local to the North West, based in Manchester, Decorshade offer you bespoke blinds and window dressings using Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company striped interior fabrics.

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Beautifully fitted and made to measure. Choose your fabric, choice of a roman blind, roller blind or other window dressing, The Stripes Company fabric and any trim / bobbles should you wish.

What’s not to love with this multi stripe pink, blue, cream, green, orange stripe blind using The Stripes Company 100% Cotton Striped Fabric in ‘Baseball’ to create a perfect finish Roller Blind…

striped roller blinds
Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company enquiries to:
01244 336387

Decorshade enquiries to: 0161 793 6794

DIY Wardrobe Re-inventions

Feeling the strain on the purse strings this Christmas Season? Wanting to overhaul your Wardrobe with new Winter warming fashion items?

The Stripes Company bring you a lovely and creative solution…DIY Wardrobe reinventions to revamp your old Winter favourites!

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Headband perfect for Skiing with your choice of Bobble to coordinate or clash with any outfit – simply interchange!

From Bobble Pom Pom, Striped Webbing, Cords, Braids, Fringes and Ribbons

The Stripes Company offer something for everyone and everything.

 

At reasonable prices by the metre you do not have to spend a fortune to make a piece of clothing stand out from the crowd.

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These Mohair Wool hand knitted mittens are adorable and made really cute for Christmas with the addition of the Bobble Trim Cotton Pom Poms, simply sewn on!

Why not do the same with drab looking cushions, chairs, stools or trim the edge of pillowcases?

For more ideas and pictures of DIY Wardrobe revamps see our Pinterest Boards.

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Grey Woollen Scarf – plain and looking fairly worn out but with these pastel bobble fringes in pink, green, purple and lilac it has come alive!

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Thai Handmade Authentic Harem Trouser Pant – looking gorgeous with this warm Indian coloured webbing in red, hot pink, yellow, orange, purple stripes.

 

Upholstery DIY Design

Sophie Robinson – the Grand Interior Design Challenge Judge and Award Winning Interior Stylist for leading Home Magazines – has featured The Stripes Company aka Deckchairstripes signature stripes when re-upholstering these beautiful chairs in her Home DIY Design Project.

We feel honoured Sophie has chosen our striped fabric for this project!

Patchwork Upholstery - Deckchairstripes Gliding and Kayaking Striped Fabric
Patchwork Upholstery – Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company Gliding and Kayaking Striped Fabric

Deckchairstripes interior striped fabric finishes off these patchwork material piped edged Armchair and Chair with the helping hands of Brighton Upholstery. Simply stunning and unique pieces of furniture!

Above Sophie uses a multicolour striped fabric of stripes in green, black, blue and orange (named Gliding) along with a brown, red, purple, orange, burgundy and pink striped fabric material named Kayaking.

Recovered upcycled chair featuring Deckchairstripes Dressage and Basketball Striped Fabric
Recovered upcycled chair featuring Dressage and Basketball Striped Fabric

Striped fabrics can be vibrant or more muted. Above Sophie has used a more vibrant stripe on the bottom edges of the chair in cream, red, turquoise, green and orange striped material (named Basketball) along with a more muted fabric on the back of the chair in pink, green, beige, green, turquoise stripes named Dressage.

These statement stripes complement the traditional floral bird design fabric. The end result – a timeless upcycled recover!

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Upholstered chairs with beautiful piped edging and Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company Striped Fabric

The Stripes Company 100% Cotton Interior Striped Material is perfect for upholstering furniture, chairs, bed head backboards, cushion covers or pretty much anything! Natural Yarn Dyed Cotton Fabrics in unique stripe designs make it beautiful fabric to work with for any sewing bee, upholsterer or seamstress.

See the full collection of over 70 fabrics to choose from at http://www.thestripescompany.com/shop/Interior-Striped-Fabrics-150cm