Mended Tweed Cushion (Monochrome V)

Article code P-13538
An unusual weave, the Mended Tweed fabric acquires its tactile, organic quality from 'wild' traditionally spun Pure Merino Donegal yarn, creating a stunning and unusual weave featuring beautiful flecks of colour throughout, making the perfect accompanimen
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Design  Gerd Hay-Edie
Manufacturer  Mourne Textiles
Made in  Ireland
Dimensions  45cm x 45cm
Colour & Materiality  Ext.: 100% Merino Wool; Int.: 100% Duck Feather

Mended tweed is fabric designed by Gerd Hay-Edie for Irish fashion designer Sybil Connolly's 1956 Spring collection, Mourne's Mended Tweed was a real talking point amongst the fashion elite. "Here comes the girl in a suit in a completely new tweed. The threads are enormous, the weave as clumsy as bad darning, but the fabric that looks so primitive is cunningly subtle and soft." - Journalist Anne Scott-James (Lady Lancaster)

Mourne Textiles was originally founded by Gerd Bergersen in 1949. Today three generations in, Mourne continues to create impeccable hand loomed textiles.