Chintz's made a big splash in the 1980's and 90's.
The decorator, Mario Buatta, was named "The Prince
of Chintz". He would cover one room head to toe with
it, including the walls. Recently I had some wonderful old
pieces come in that are covered in old '90's chintz.
the skirt, you can see where over time the glaze on the fabric has worn off.
Chintz patterns. This is a Warner fabric from their Eastern Cold Collection
called Water Flowers and was purchased at the Second Yard in Charlottesville.
the cushion and has faded in color compared to the extra piece under the cushion.
that all colorways are still available. This pattern has been around since the 1950's and is
one I love to use.
And here we have a new Chintz called Elizabeth, designed by the decorator Alessanrda
Branca for Schumacher. This is a beautiful fabric and very reminiscence of the old Chintzes.
You can find old Chintz fabrics on Ebay and Etsy, they make great pillow fabric.