grass cloth


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grass cloth, China grass cloth

A loosely woven fabric of vegetable fibers; used for wall covering.
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Jubilance Roman shades are also featured (seen here in the second-generation suite); they come in 82 fabrics from grass cloth to highly textured fabrics and sheers.
She, like a number of interior designers, reports Asian-inspired grass cloth as the hottest paper to paste on the wall, and Star Jones, co-host of ABC's ``The View'' is one of the fans.
Each feature of this powder room enhances the Japanese-inspired design, from the rough-textured grass cloth wallpaper to the furniture-like cabinet and freestanding sink to the bamboo-framed mirror.
There's grass cloth, hessian or even calico textures.
The walls are covered with grass cloth and the motorized window treatments carry the same natural theme.
But with the introduction of vinyl, grass cloth, fabric and foil, "wallcovering" is now a more accurate word.
Woven textural fabrics adorn the furniture, while the walls feature a mixture of designs and fabrics, including Madagascar grass cloth and a collection of vintage shell prints.
A separate lounge continues the oriental feel and incorporates luxuriant grass cloth panelling to the walls.
GRAND ENTRANCE With lacquered white grass cloth finish, silver nail heads and ring pulls, this entry hall console ($995) is a showstopper in the front window at Seaside Chic and the store's best seller.
Grass cloth made from natural materials of grasses, bamboo, sisal is also popular.
Here, grass cloth paper gives a neutral colour tone with added depth and richness coming from the texture.
Examples of treatments include antique leather, such as Paragon Picture's vintage faux-leather framed mirrors, which have a sophisticated air and masculine appeal; and Phoenix Galleries' tumbled marble tile sections mounted on a mat with a grass cloth outer matting and a detailed, carved wooden frame.