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Alphonse Mucha Art Nouveau Tapestry

Alphonse Mucha Tapestries

The art of Alphonse Mucha typifies Art Nouveau for many of us, so it's been pleasing to see an increasing interest in Alphonse Mucha tapestries; hence this article about the man and his work. One...

Gustav Klimt Tapestries

Gustav Klimt Tapestries

Gustav Klimt tapestries are much in demand, especially The Kiss tapestry and the his Tree of Life tapestries. These Art Nouveau designs are available today in several versions from different...

Monet Tapestries

Monet Tapestries

Monet tapestries, ie tapestry reproductions of his wonderful paintings, are understandably popular today. One of our supplying tapestry weavers has just released two more tapestries from his...

How to Hang a Tapestry

Every order shipped by The Tapestry House includes a sheet with information about how to hang a tapestry. This also discusses its simple care. Here are those notes:- These practical points will...

Monets Garden Tapestries

Monets Garden Tapestries

The series of Monets Garden tapestries have consistently been amongst our most popular wall tapestries in recent years. They are superbly woven in 89% cotton in Belgium by a family company. Left...

Elegant French Tapestries

Elegant French Tapestries

I'm in the mood to write about elegant French tapestries. I've often read that bloggers struggle with "what shall I write about?" but this really is no problem for us here - we have so many...

The Promenade Tapestry

Encounters with a Wonderful Tapestry

About a dozen years ago we enjoyed a visit from the international sales manager of a Belgian tapestry weaving company. He and his wife stayed overnight. That summer evening I walked into our...

Tapestry hanging next to a bookcase

Tapestries in Your Home

It is always a pleasure when shipping tapestries to customers in knowing that they are going to make a home more beautiful. How can they fail to do so? With each order we supply suggestions to...

Pre Raphaelite Tapestry

Impressionists and Pre-Raphaelites

The Impressionists and Pre-Raphaelites sprang up at much the same time but how different they were! One looked to the future, the other to the past; one sought representation, the other sought...

Royal Windsor Tapestry Works

The resurgence of the Arts and Crafts Movement and the designs by William Morris during the late Victorian period saw an interest re-emerge in tapestry and their designs. With most of the European...

William Morris Tapestry Art

William Morris Tapestry Art

William Morris was an English designer, poet, artist and craftsman whose designs for textiles, stained glass, furniture, wallpaper and many other decorative arts helped create the Arts and Crafts...