Having met while studying textile design at Glasgow School of Art, designers Alistair McAuley and Paul Simmons established Timorous Beasties in 1990, which quickly emerged as an
award-winning studio. Blending the lessons of John Ruskin
into their work, Timorous Beasties relays the connection
between nature, art, and society. Here we highlighted a few of
our favorite textiles perfect for any project price point.
$153 per meter
Classic little bees
cover this hand
printed linen with a
darling, crisp, and
timeless profile on a
$170 per meter
Mixing an abundance of color and
dying strategies, the Kaledio Splatt
Railroad offers contemporary design
with the more traditional patterning.
Napoleon Bee Velvet
$174 per meter
The Napoleon Bee Velvet takes the
simple silhouette a step further. Printed
on 100 percent cotton velvet, the busy
bees are available in six rich tones.
Graffiti Stripe Velvet
$212 per meter
Taking cues from urban
street art, yet printed on a
velvet cotton pile, Graffiti
Stripe Velvet combines the
best of both worlds for a
truly artistic and colorful
upholstery or drapery option.