Rose Tarlow Melrose House’s timeless designs have a twist that makes every pattern and every piece stand out from the crowd. Tarlow appreciates the integrity and quality achieved by gifted craftsmen and the character and idiosyncrasies brought on by age and history. “We take an idea and play with it, change the proportion, make it comfortable, and add a feature that only those who know can see,” she says. This sale includes Twill Textiles, an artisanally inspired line newly acquired by Rose Tarlow Melrose House, and the Rose Tarlow Melrose House collection.
Ceremonial kente cloth, worn by Asante women. Strips
are hand-sewn together, with a combination of designs known as Wotoa or shell of a snail, Nkyimkyim, or zigzag, and the Babadua or bamboo-like cane design.
Patchwork of vintage tribal dresses and mirrored embroidery
pieces from India. Can be used as runner or wall-hanging. Patchwork is bound and backed in an eggplant cotton. age-appropriate wear.
Set of two colorful mud-cloth cotton fabrics, with
similar pattern and geometric design, handwoven, hand-sewn, and hand-dyed by the men and women of the Bamana tribe of Mali. fabric traditionally dyed with fermented mud and then painted with designs using ...