Press Archive

We get really excited when we see Vanessa’s designs featured in the press – there’s a real buzz in the office when the latest magazines arrive – so we thought, why not share some of these highlights with you too? We’ve included a current selection here from the last couple of months - please click on the images below to read the articles – that way you can keep right up to date with what’s hot from Vanessa as soon as it hits the news stands!

  • House Beautiful

    Power Pastels - Get The Look

    Welcome spring with hues of soft blossom pink and serene sky blue.  Sticking to subtle patterns and textures will put these gorgeous shades at centre stage..

    Featuring Sepals & Petals Linen in Smoke

    March 2019
  • 25 Beautiful Homes

    Coastal Comfort

    Kate Renwick's dream of living in a whitewashed home by the sea came true when she found a pretty farmhouse in need of renovation.

    Vanessa Arbuthnott stair runner in Smoke & Cornflower features beautifully with this coastal theme.

    March 2019
  • Period Living

    We are delighted to appear not once, twice but three times in the March edition of Period Living! 

    Featuring fabrics from the new Orchard Collection in Pippa Blenkinsop's 'Style the seasons..' Fern and Dragonfly, Lichen in 'Coming into Leaf'.  And, in 'Sunshine Shades' our Fruit Garden wall covering in Buttercup, Clay, Winter takes centre stage with our Honeycomb blanket (just seen) and Geometric rug.

    March 2019
  • County Homes & Interiors

    The country decorator - WINDOW TREATMENTS

    Brighten your outlook with a fresh take on curtains and blinds that will be a focal point in any scheme..

    Featuring blind in Simple Ticking Detail, Dormouse.  And, chair in Branching out, Sree...

    March 2019
  • The Sunday Times

    Material World

    Dress your home to impress with the season's freshest fabrics - bold botanicals and fuss-free velvet, toppped off with flamboyant fringing.

    The spring/summer fabrics collections have just landed, coinciding with the first cold snap of winter..

    Featuring fabrics from The Orchard Collection 

    February 2019
  • Your Serenity

    Working 9 to 5... (in your PJs)

    Get ready to ditch the cubicle, bad coffee and soul destroying commute with our guide to working amid the creature comforts of your own home.

    Featuring Pretty Maids, Dusky Pink Winter wall covering.  Cushions in Up the Garden Path, Dusky Pink and Dove.  Stool in Pretty Maids, Dove Winter

    February 2019
  • Cotswold Living Limited Edition (Oxfordshire)

    Fabric of Life

    Nikki Owen meets Vanessa Arbuthnott, an inspirational fabric designer with an international business who is based in the Cotswolds...A humble, intelligent and exceptionally talented artist, with soft, welcoming eyes and an air of the aristocratic bohemian to her...

    ..This spring will see Vanessa launching her fifteenth collection of sumptuous and intricately designed fabrics and wall coverings, in a range entitled Orchard...

    February 2019
  • The English Home

    Achieving a Sense of Cohesion & Flow

    To create a home in which character combines with a sense of overall cohesion is a question of tackling design elements, both striking and subtle.

    Featuring French Ticking in Saffron and Scree, By The Sea in Scree and Charcoal and Plain Linen Saffron.

    January 2019
  • Country Homes & Interiors

    Relaxed Footstools

    Feet up and relax... Sophisticated or casual, these designs are quite the comfiest way to spend some me time.

    Featuring Plain Linen and Simple Ticking Detail both in charcoal with cushions covered in Origami.

    January 2019
  • Period Living

    Artists in Residence

    Overflowing with creativity and decorated in a vibrant rainbow of paints. Vanessa Arbuthnott's country home and garden is the inspirational backdrop for her distinctive textile designs.

    October 2018