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Selina Rose

I fell in love this morning with award-winning textile designer Selina Rose after seeing her products over at Bodie & Fou (10% off everything on their site until Dec. 20th: enter code XMAS09 at checkout). Selina is a  London-based designer who uses cutting-edge technology to create intricate and beautiful felted runners and throws, but also brilliant wallpaper, panels, pillows and rugs. Here’s but a glimpse… so tactile and cozy!

Selina Rose

Selina Rose

Selina Rose

Selina Rose

All products are made from 100% wool felt that is renewable and biodegradable and environmentally friendly dyes are used to create her distinctive color palette. All designs and manufacturing are done in the UK and custom work is available. Lovely work!

(images: selina rose)

Posted by decor8 in Objects on December 10, 2009

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  1. laura trevey commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 8:19am

    These are so beaur

  2. laura trevey commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 8:20am

    These are so beautiful. I have a thing for butterflies!!
    .-= laura trevey´s last blog ..Girls Night Out, Watercolor Print, 8 by 10 =-.

  3. Juana @ SweetVisualAids commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 8:20am

    Wow those are simply gorgeous ! thx for sharing :)
    .-= Juana @ SweetVisualAids´s last blog ..Eye Candy Pictures =-.

  4. krista - urbanite jewelry commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 8:36am

    .-= krista – urbanite jewelry´s last blog ..shanghai, china – earrings =-.

  5. City Chic - Jamie commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 9:23am

    Oh my, these are gorgeous! I would feel very cozy with any of these lovely felted items in my home :)
    .-= City Chic – Jamie´s last blog ..Blur of a Weekend… =-.

  6. abeautifulparty commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 9:27am

    these are gorgeous! I like that they are both complicated and simple. very modern.
    .-= abeautifulparty´s last blog .. =-.

  7. Lecia commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 9:46am

    I just bought a set of her flowers for the wall last week (haven’t gotten around to hanging them yet). Great feature!
    .-= Lecia´s last blog ..reflections =-.

  8. Deb commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 11:15am

    I liked the bed throw so I check it out at her store: £349.99?????
    .-= Deb´s last blog ..Trend Watch: Mobile Phone As Companion =-.

  9. decor8 commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 11:57am

    Deb – The price may reflect the care she puts into sourcing eco-friendly materials and hiring locally to manufacture her goods vs. outsourcing them to China. I’m sure that it takes considerable time and resources to make a single throw and also to compensate the person fairly who is making it, as well as taxes involved, studio costs, etc. so when you consider all of that I bet that price is fair. I personally know what you mean, I cannot afford to spend that myself, but I think we’re all quite spoiled by all of the Made In China 19.99 items that we find in big box stores that when we do find exclusive wares that we consider expensive it’s easy to assume that the designer is just marking it up to take advantage of the consumer. I really don’t know, in this case, what her profit margin is and it’s not my business but usually this is what happens in this industry — designers make really great things, people complain over high pricing, and then you find “just like it” designs in a big box store in 6 months for a fraction of the price. It’s hard I think for these designers to compete these days and still remain profitable and fair. What do you think Deb? It’s hard to imagine paying that for a throw though, again, I agree!!!

  10. khristian a. howell commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 1:07pm

    wow!! so gorgeous and rich!
    .-= khristian a. howell´s last blog ..artist i love – jesse breytenbach… =-.

  11. steffy commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 1:15pm

    oh my dear. i love those carpet thingies…. awesome. on the table, on the floor – great!

  12. Tennille commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 2:24pm

    Beautiful and Clever! I would love to use these products in so many areas of my home. Thank you for introducing me to them.
    I do agree that the price likely reflects the quality and keeping in the designer’s standards. I lived in the UK for several years and manufacturing there is certainly more expensive than outsourcing overseas. I personally hope these designs are not copied and “cheapened”.
    .-= Tennille´s last blog ..Holiday Tips for Combined Families =-.

  13. Tati commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 2:30pm

    LOVE IT! They’re really beautiful.
    I just added this post in my shared items on Google Reader.
    Amazing. I’m a huge fan of felted stuff.

    .-= Tati´s last blog ..A Little Talkative Today =-.

  14. Kiran commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 3:27pm

    They are so beautiful! Origami inspired looks and creativity :) I want some!
    .-= Kiran´s last blog ..Part 2 – A visit to the Astronaut Hall of Fame =-.

  15. Decofabulous commented
    December 10th, 2009 at 8:48pm

    I am in to felt at the moment (Christmas present crafting) so it’s truly inspiring to see such amazing work.
    .-= Decofabulous´s last blog ..Flickr finds: Constança’s home tour =-.

  16. Deb commented
    December 11th, 2009 at 1:10pm

    The monetary value of an item is not the sum of the cost and profit. It’s how much people will pay for it. A handbag can be priced 50 bucks at store, 10 bucks used, and tenfold in 15 years when it’s then considered vintage. It has nothing to do with cost. Even if the bed-throw cost of production was £349.99, you can’t automagically attach that to it’s price. When you look at other products in same range of quality, design, manufactured locally, and eco-friendly materials, it’s clear that the throw can’t be valued at £349.99. Well… maybe it can, if someone actually pays that amount for it :).

  17. Deb commented
    December 11th, 2009 at 2:17pm

    Actually, I’m not sure about the pricing anymore. I did a google search and found felt cut out textiles ranging from $20-$1800.

  18. homeremedy commented
    December 15th, 2009 at 6:25pm

    We love Selina Rose! In the U.S., you can purchase some of her pillows here:

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