1970s fabrics

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With a few exceptions such as the Laura Ashleys these are all mainly
poly-cottons and are fairly robust but a 30ºC machine wash will suffice.

Where it's not obvious I've had to guess at the fabric composition
but I've tried to make that clear in the description.

7001
7001

Slightly psychedelic cotton or poly-cotton with pink, green and yellow on white. Best for: cushions, drawstring bags, lavender bags. Also: purses and zipped bags.

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7002
7002

St Michael (M&S) large scale design in browns and ochres. Fabric is cotton or poly-cotton in a loose weave. Best for: cushions, placemats.

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7003
7003

St Michael (M&S) poly-cotton. Orange, brown, yellow, terracotta on white. Best for: cushions, drawstring bags, purses, zipped bags, lavender bags.

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7004
7004

Cotton fabric, possibly St Michael (M&S). Various shades of orange and yellow on white. Bright and pretty. Best for: cushions, drawstring bags, lavender bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7005
7005

Poly(?)cotton with white and soft orange blooms on soft faun-y brown. A subtle take on the 70s floral. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7006
7006

Poly cotton with shades of yellow, white and ochre. Fun without being brash. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7007
7007

St Michael (M&S) poly cotton with shades of yellow, ochre and faun. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7008
7008

Soft poly-cotton with shades of yellow, peach and griege. It has a faded quality which I think is integral to the fabric (rather than from age) as it's uniform. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7009
7009

A quintessential 70s brown and white floral poly-cotton. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7010
7010

I think this is all-cotton. A Morris/Jacobean-inspired print in an unusual but attractive palette of browns and lilacs. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7011
7011

Poly-cotton in shades of purple and lilac on white. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7012
7012

St Michael (M&S) poly-cotton in shades of lilac and purple. Very vivid - you'll either love it or hate it! I had this pattern in my bedroom when I was little. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7013
7013

Soft poly-cotton in shades of magenta, pale pink and lilac. It has a faded quality similar to #7008. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7014
7014

St Michael (M&S) pattern in lilacs, greens and blues. Very pretty with subtle colours. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7015
7015

Jonelle (John Lewis) curtain fabric in bright blues and green with lilac and buff. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7016
7016

Poly-cotton with shades of turquoise. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7017
7017

Poly cotton in shades of blue and turquoise with white brush strokes. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7018
7018

Crisp cotton-feel poly-cotton in shades of blue and teal on white. This fabric is absolutely pristine as it comes from a previously unopened (shrink-wrapped) set of bedding, complete with labels. Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7019
7019

100% cotton Laura Ashley fabric in green on white. This belonged to my mother - our whole house was decorated in either Laura Ashley or Sanderson from the early 70s onwards! Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7020
7020

100% cotton Laura Ashley fabric in white on dark olive green. This belonged to my mother - our whole house was decorated in either Laura Ashley or Sanderson from the early 70s onwards! Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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7021
7021

100% cotton Laura Ashley Wild Clematis fabric in white on green. This belonged to my mother - our whole house was decorated in either Laura Ashley or Sanderson from the early 70s onwards! Best for: cushions, lavender bags, drawstring bags, zipped bags and purses.

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