And so the days are filled...

21 April 2006

useful swatch searches

Note to self and others who might be interested...

Here are two searchable databases for historic fabric, floor, and wall covering designs:
fabric swatches 1849-1923 (Powerhouse Museum)
floor and wall coverings (Historic Houses Trust collection)

No, I haven't dropped off the face of the planet, despite what you might be led to believe by my complete lack of blogging. I am still trying to figure out my whiz-bang camera phone. Did you know one can now make and receive video calls? Technology has finally caught up with PeeWee's Playhouse...I never would have believed it possible.