Collection of more than 7 million designs of documentary fabrics, prints, jacquards, wallpapers, original paintings & yarn dyes dating from early 18th century through the early 21st century. CD-ROMs of designs for sale to provide designers with their own in-house archive. Digital archive service, Kosmos™, available as an annual subscription.
The Way We Wore has a New York Showroom! Accessible to the trade only, we feature valuable inspirational elements for design with pieces from the 18th-20th century including clothing, accessories, rare and unusual prints, trims and surface design. We have been a very valuable resource to some of the most renowned designers in the industry and would love to invite you to the showroom to inspire your next collection. Come see all the magic for yourself.
Design consulting & inspiration resource specializing in vintage/antique textiles, garments & accessories from the 19th century to the early 1990's. Services include curated archive collection, vintage sourcing, product development & line styling.
Large collection of antique plaids, stripes, prints, jacquards & novelty fabrications.
Extensive collection of antique swatches & documents from Europe, from the 17th century to the 1960's. Featuring paisleys, jacquards, florals, plaids, ethnics, prints, yarn-dyes, knits & embroideries. Cater to home & apparel markets.
Extensive collection of designs from Europe covering womens, mens & home furnishings markets. Prints, yarn-dyes, jacquards, ethnics, paintings and knits/sweater knits.
World's largest on-line digital textile library with millions of high resolution images that are production ready. All the images are color reduced & fully editable in all types of software. Libraries include vintage prints, print, knit, woven plaids/stripes.
Antique textiles, lace, buttons & ribbons from all over the world. Stock enough antique lace for production-scale orders.
Vintage design studio specializing in unique prints, shapes & embellishment techniques for fashion inspiration for all markets. Real-time online print presentations available.
Design resource featuring unique & trend-setting textile designs. Vintage texile, fabric & paper designs from WW1 through the 1970's. Specializing in conversationals, holiday, traditionals, florals and geometrics. Cater to apparel and home markets.
Wide variety of European & American vintage swatches from the 19th century through the 1960's. Plus hand-painted commissioned art work.
Comprehensive design library & resource of antique & vintage collections for the design related industries. Collections include prints from ethnics to abstracts, yarn dyes, plaids, stripes, embroideries & conversationals. Service Apparel, Home, Quilt & Stationary markets.
Maintain an international collection of over 40,000 antique textiles & original artworks. Feature a digitized & searchable selection that offers the ability to search instantly high-resolution textile images based on any interest by subject, style, era, color, origin, technique & material.
Vintage textile studio specializing in women's, men's and home furnishings. Complete library of vintage swatches, embroideries, beading and yarn dyes.