These exclusive fabrics are produced 'in house' using vegetable
dyes and a process of opposite resist.
After steaming for four hours, the dyes are set and these
sumptuous textiles are ready for cutting in the distinctive
sculptural styling that is definitive of the Design Workshop.
The steaming process, which sets the colour, also seems to render
the wide variety of silks and velvets and used virtually crease
Colour combinations are constantly evolving and inspired by the
landscape of Cornwall, which Denise observes throughout the
seasons. There is also a special service whereby clients can
request particular shades to compliment the event they are
attending i.e. themed weddings.
Colour has a very powerful influence on our lives and the large
range of colourways created in the Design Workshop tune into a
broad set of emotions. As a general indication, I have tried to
PLAINS simple, one colour
fabrics yet still retaining the surface texture of the multi-colour
ways - With a
WOW factor! What more can I say.