Collection: John Henry Dearle Fabrics


john henry dearle honeysuckle design

John Henry Dearle created several notable patterns during his tenure at Morris & Co., continuing the legacy of William Morris and contributing significantly to the Arts and Crafts Movement. Some of his famous patterns include:

  1. Golden Lily: A pattern featuring stylised lilies in golden hues set amidst foliage and tendrils. It's one of Dearle's most iconic designs.

  2. Compton: This pattern showcases intertwining foliage, flowers, and intricate details reminiscent of medieval tapestries.

  3. Seaweed: Dearle's "Seaweed" design incorporates flowing seaweed motifs, often in vibrant colours, bringing a sense of movement and organic beauty to textiles and wallpapers.

  4. Thistle: Inspired by Scottish flora, the "Thistle" pattern features the iconic thistle plant in an elegant and stylized manner.

  5. Honeysuckle: This design reflects the intertwining and graceful nature of honeysuckle vines, capturing their delicate beauty in a repeating pattern.

Dearle's patterns, much like those of William Morris, emphasised natural motifs, intricate detailing, and a harmonious blend of form and function. These designs continue to be admired for their timeless beauty and craftsmanship, contributing to the rich tapestry of Arts and Crafts Movement aesthetics.

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  • Honeysuckle ~ William Morris Linen Cushion Cover
    Australiana Fabrics Chair & Sofa Cushions Honeysuckle ~ William Morris Linen Cushion Cover
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  • Golden Lily Green
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / 100% Linen medium Golden Lily Green
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  • Golden Lily Mauve Drapery
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / Linen/Cotton Blend for curtains & interiors Golden Lily Mauve Drapery
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  • Golden Lily Mauve Upholstery
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / Cotton Canvas Medium Golden Lily Mauve Upholstery
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  • Golden Lily Green Upholstery
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / Cotton Sateen Golden Lily Green Upholstery
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  • Golden Lily Green Curtains & Drapery
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / Linen/Cotton Blend for Curtains & Interiors Golden Lily Green Curtains & Drapery
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  • Bower ~ William Morris Linen Cushion Cover
    Australiana Fabrics Chair & Sofa Cushions Bower ~ William Morris Linen Cushion Cover
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  • Golden Lily Mauve
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric Golden Lily Mauve
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  • The Golden Lily Blue & Green
    Australiana Fabrics Fabric 1 metre / 100% Linen medium Golden Lily Blue & Green
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