Delving into Lewis & Wood Wallpaper and Fabric Designs3rd February 2020
British brand, Lewis & Wood have cultivated a reputation for carefully crafted fabric and wallpaper designs. Launched in 1993, their curated ranges see half a dozen designs released annually.
These collections combine traditional motifs from across the globe using creative techniques. At the same time, British talent and manufacturing are key to their ethos. Melissa White, for example, has teamed-up with the company on more than one occasion. She began her career reproducing and hand-painting Elizabethan wall murals and uses this experience for both wallpaper and fabric. These approaches add an authenticity to patterns that make stunning additions to interiors.
Lewis & Wood began in a London basement by textile printer, Stephen Lewis, and London decorator, Joanna Wood. Creative Director, Magdalen Jebb, has since joined the team. Her creative working relationship with Stephen Lewis exudes their passion for the work.
Lewis & Wood have purposefully and admirably remained small and personal, they continue to have a singular showroom. They have now, however, taken another step forward by bringing their production in-house. In 2020 the development of their mill in Stroud, Gloucestershire is complete. They've grown the Lewis & Wood family whilst streamlining the process and making it their own.
This attitude has ensured Lewis & Wood's reputation as the darling of industry insiders. Luxurious excellence is seen, expected, and celebrated with every design.
"High quality, considered and concise."
Lewis & Wood Wallpaper and Fabric
There's Toile de Jouy and Indienne patterns, damask and woodland prints. Yet, they somehow draw these different styles and influences together through colour and character.
Lewis & Wood are also pioneers of wide-width wallpaper. This format offers a bigger canvas for larger designs, packed full of detail. This has allowed for more experimentation with brilliant results.
The brand has a clear vision that provides the basis for their unwavering consistency. This includes both their wallpaper and their fabric designs.
A Few of Our Favourites
A scenic pastoral spring day is depicted in wonderful detail on this linen curtain fabric. It uses the rural French style of Toile de Jouy to capture the British countryside.
A bestselling floral wallpaper with a large design given a modern metallic twist. Fireflies and butterflies add to the magic of this design.
Palampore is the Hindi word for bedcover and this 18th century design has been entirely re-created in all its glory. Florals, birds, and coats of arms combine in this pattern.
An ever-popular painterly design showing the birds of peace as feathered friends. The beautiful imagery comes from a collaboration with Flora Roberts.