Category Archives: Color & Design

This Old Oak Chair Has a Seating Capacity of 900 – More or Less

For many years, the chenille bedspread was ubiquitous in homes across America. Here’s a brief introductory history from the heyday of chenille to today.

Nobody Puts Baby in the Corner! Dirty Dancing Inspired Chenille Robe

Since Dirty Dancing is one of our #1 favorite movies, we decided it was finally time to design a chenille robe inspired by the now iconic film. This one will have the word “Baby” written in pink cursive chenille emblazoned on the rear upper panel. For the remainder of the robe, we’re emphasizing lots of […]

How to Sew a Chenille Pillow: 5 Easy Steps

Here’s a fun infographic we put together to help you create your own OOAK chenille pillow. Love the idea of a cozy chenille pillow for your special space, but don’t have the desire (or time!) to create one yourself? Browse our selection of handcrafted chenille pillows and shams, or contact us for a custom design.

Patchwork Medley Cozy Christmas Vintage Chenille Robes

Christmas is Officially “Chenille Robe Season” Christmas! It’s our favorite time of year. And if it’s yours, too, we thought we’d share in some holiday goodness – we’re working on some brand new, OOAK handmade chenille robes that we’re calling Cozy Christmas Patchwork. After all, we like to say Xmas is the official Chenille Robe […]

Christmas Chenille Fabric! 7 Super Fun Craft Ideas You’ll Love

If you’re looking to create Christmas crafts that are rich in color and texture, treat yourself (and everyone on your gift list) to the magic of vintage chenille! Here are 7 fun ways to infuse some old fashioned nostalgia using vintage chenille fabric in your next sewing or craft project. 1) Wow Your Loved Ones […]

Vintage Chenille Unleashes The Divine Feminine

This piece was written by Emily on what influences the designs of Fluffy Tufts handcrafted chenille robes. The Inspiration Behind the Designs Women inherently possess a hidden power, a gift from the universe…yet history records the continual suppressing of this divine feminine power… Dominated by the pervasive power men have usurped over centuries and centuries, […]

Can’t Decide What to Wear? Learn the Language of Color.

“Color! What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams.” –Paul Gauguin Did you ever feel drawn to a particular color, as though it were speaking to you in a “deep and mysterious language” as in the Gauguin quote above? There’s more than what meets the eye… Here’s the thing about color and fashion: […]

Highlight Your Natural Beauty With The Perfect Color

One of best things about vintage chenille is the fabulous, seemingly endless array of colors to choose from. We love color, color, color, and we’d love to help you pick just the right shade of chenille to highlight your beautiful features! “The best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on […]