origin: early 17th century: from Latin textilis, from text- 'woven', from the verb texere
1. a type of cloth or woven fabric
2. a fiber, filament, or yarn used in making cloth
origin: early 18th century (denoting part of the training ground in a riding school): from French, from a popular Latin variant of Latinterrenum, neuter of terrenus
1. a stretch of land, especially with regard to its physical features
2. a field of knowledge or interest
Harriet (HF) thinks about flowers and fabric when she isn't putting together exhibitions and being a general visual art & design dogsbody. The South Pacific, tagines and Dries van Noten also distract her.
She lives and works surrounded by salt water and cicadas in Sydney, Australia.
t&t started as a sort of pre-Pinterest way of collating imagery and makers and things she liked. It hopes to be a platform for the best of surface pattern, floral and fabric design, and their applications in the home and beyond.