After years of avid collecting, interior designer Kristan Cunningham and her husband, Scott Jarrell, opened Hammer and Spear, a residential design firm and retailer of vintage finds in downtown LA. With an emphasis on handsome, comfortable pieces, their mission is to make great design available to everybody, offering collectible vintage designs by notable names at affordable prices. Complementing the vintage are new acquisitions, from Ethiopian textiles to handmade treenware from their home state of West Virginia.
Exotic handwoven Moroccan pom pom blanket made from
handspun wool finished with large ivory wool pom-poms sewn along two sides of the blanket. Slightly coarse in texture, the blanket softens with dry cleaning. Fits up to a king size bed. ...
Large Vintage Moroccan wedding blanket with elaborate design
handwoven in rows of tufted fringe and adorned with sequins. Tribal embroidered bands on reverse side and hand-braided tassels. Minor wear.
A magnificent Hausa blanket woven with cotton warp
yarn and wool weft yarn. Tapestry-style textile is formed by decorative motifs and colored stripes machine-sewn together. The motifs made from wool in the center of the blanket suggest an influence from ...