Month: February 2019

In Full Bloom – The Return of Chintz

Pictures: the sitting room at Beaverbrook Hotel, House of Hackney   Chintz was for many years shorthand for dated, overbearing taste.  But with the recent trend in craftsmanship and traditional designs, the floral pattern is back with a vengeance. The floral look doesn’t have to be frumpy – it can be bold, daring and very interesting indeed. The name chintz comes from Sanskrit and means … Read More In Full Bloom – The Return of Chintz