Alexia Marcelle Hatbox steamer trunk print in cream
There is a definite feel of vintage abot Alexia's first collection with cotton and steel - even the title hatbox evokes musty smells and teacups.. Alexia took inspiration for this print from the fabric on a train seat - originally this print would have being hard wearing and durable - this print however is soft and detailed- would look fab as a tote bag.
On the selvedge edge of this collection it states "day dress, sideshow, california, 1955, train ride"
Cotton+Steel,is a new division of RJR Fabrics. This company of designers includes Melody Miller,Rashida Coleman-Hale, Alexia Abegg, Kim Kight, and Sarah Watts. As a young company, Cotton+Steel hopes to honor the traditions of creativity, resourcefulness, and innovation inherent in the sewing and quilting world.
The width of this fabric is 110cm / 44 inches
Priced listed is per fat quarter