Gypsy Life: autumn/winter decorating trend 2011

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Embellishment on fabrics and furniture, inspired by folk art patterns, is big news this autumn. Look for inlaid and carved furniture and upholstery with appliquéd designs. Patterns inspired by embroidery are now being machine stitched or printed on to fabrics, bedlinen and wallpaper, making them more affordable.

Image credit: Spike Powell, Terry Hill
Image credit: Spike Powell, Terry Hill

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