FABRIC ‘ TRUE VELVET’ COLLECTION BY INDIA MAHDAVI FOR PIERRE FREY
‘After decades of beige and white, colour is dressing our living rooms,’ declares Mahdavi – referred to as the ‘queen of colour’ – who, with this collection of velvets, intends to create joy. The designer’s passion for brights can be traced back to her IranianEgyptian culture and cosmopolitan childhood ( born in Tehran, she grew up in the US, Germany and France). Pick from two prints, one with a diamond pattern ( below) and one striped, both in a choice of 80 colours. £223.20 per metre (pierrefrey.com).