Organic Cotton Gertrude Lovegrove Garland
Lazybones' love letter to the beautiful flora and fauna from their Natural World bedding range. Each image is digitally printed onto organic cotton sateen and cut into little flags. The edges are kept raw with a simple stay stitch.
Handmade in Australia. Measures 9.8 ft long total.
She contributed to The Wild Flowers of NSW by William Baeuerlaen published in 1891.
These images are courtesy of Mitchell Library, State Library of NSW.
The images are in the public domain and are all sourced from the generous open access schemes from various wonderful museums.
This is an excellent initiative that opens up so many beautiful images to be seen and enjoyed again.
Lazybones designs modern vintage-inspired fashion, accessories, bedding and homewares with a fresh and whimsical approach. Their garments have become well known for the quirky signature prints, delicate embroidery and jacquard knitwear... all in feminine shapes and styles that shoppers adore.
In 2017, Lazybones made a move towards more sustainable and ethical practices. Loving the earth has long been an important part of the business model, and now this is reflected this in the choice of fabrics and manufacturers.