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Bates Bedspreads: A True American Classic

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.

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.

Inside Our Studio: Behind the Design of The Rainbow Bridge Robes

Perhaps no other design captures our hearts as much as our “Rainbow Bridge” handcrafted chenille robes. Each robe is meant to honor the incredible, timeless bond between humans and our beloved pets. We thought we might share the original description as well as a bit of the story behind one of our most special creations […]

Upcycle, Recycle – Open Up Your Creative Vortex With Chenille!

Incorporating vintage chenille for bath robes, quilts and baby blankets opens up a creative vortex! Unlike modern, ho-hum bedspreads that wear out quickly and have to be tossed away, vintage chenille is a quality fabric that offers up endless choices of color, textures and patterns for all your upcycling and repurposing ideas! After all, we […]

Fur and fluff, tails and tufts! Chenille Pet Beds, Dog Outfits & More Fun Ideas

Any pet owner will tell you: Dogs and cats are smart creatures. Cat can track down mice we don’t even see and dogs dig up their old bones they buried months before. And both cats and dogs have their own internal clocks telling them just when it’s supper time! And what many pet owners are […]

Create a Scent-Sational Experience With Essential Oils

“Scents bring memories, and many memories bring nostalgic pleasure. We would be wise to plan for this when we plant a garden.” – Thalassa Cruso, To Everything There is a Season, 1973 Many of our lovely customers often comment on how wonderful their packages smell, or write us to ask what the delightful scent is. […]

Inside Our Studio: Behind the Design of Sunset Chenille Robes

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.

Fieldcrest Bedspreads: Renowned for their Showy Cabbage Rose Patterns

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.

Vintage Chenille Bedspreads: The Lesser Known Manufacturers

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.

Buying a Vintage Chenille Bedspread? Here’s What to Look For & How to Care for Them.

Thinking of buying a vintage chenille bedspread? Know what to look for, how to launder chenille, plus get creative ideas for re-purposing your old chenille.