Yeons ago, when I was Jane Troughton, before kids and marriage made me change my name and grow old, I had a business called Pocket Venus. We made beautiful dresses and were stocked at boutiques and department stores from Austique … Continue reading
It’s the eternal Korla challenge for Children’s rooms: can it be fantastic for kids without being twee? A print they might learn something from, without really noticing? Unisex? Can a toddler and a 14 year old like the same thing? … Continue reading
Korla has launched. Baby #3 is nearly 6 months old. Ted tells me it’s time to celebrate. Heels were donned, singapore mould was dusted off my clutch and we skipped off to so-cool so-secret so-delicious 28 Hong Kong St. It’s … Continue reading
Wow. The Lost in Lace exhibition in Birmingham (Gas Hall, BMAG) is beautiful…. watch this space for our printed cotton voiles – a Korla take on the lace curtain. This work is by Annie Bascoul.
Our Penelope Fabric, is an unknown tree. Named after the 60s model, Penelope Tree. I’m always wondering what tree it might be.