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Princess in Pocket Venus

by korla

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

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Duchess of Cambridge wears Korla!

Double Decker Buses

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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

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Oooooh Cocktails

by korla

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

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Lost in Lace

by korla

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.

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Trunks

by korla

Our Penelope Fabric, is an unknown tree. Named after the 60s model, Penelope Tree. I’m always wondering what tree it might be.

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Stripes

by korla

Nautical stripes with a difference.  A scottish pier. We love greys: like our Star Stripe fabric below. I’m planning this print as roman blinds in a lemon yellow bedroom.

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