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A Visit to Alabama Chanin Part II: The Home

Today, I share with you the Alabama Chanin look for the HOME.

It is a wondrous thing to see how a designer takes her ‘medium’ – in this case, cotton jersey, and interprets it in many ways and for many uses.  Natalie Chanin has done an amazing job in her Factory at Florence, AL where we visited this summer.  Let me share it with you…

House wares

A bit of SILK has snuck into The Factory…

I was charmed by this old chair with a woven seat created of silk ties.

Chair with Webbing of Ties

Overhead – a VERY interesting chandelier:

And the Dining Chairs in the restaurant were woven with strips of the cotton jersey.