chintz


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a brightly printed and glazed cotton fabric

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The corner between the fireplace and the window is occupied by a divan cushioned in Morris chintz.
A big clumsy sofa occupied almost the whole of one wall and half the floor space of the room; it was once covered with chintz, but was now in rags and served Raskolnikov as a bed.
I wanted one downstairs that opened on the piazza and had roses all over the window, and such pretty old-fashioned chintz hangings
The chamber looked such a bright little place to me as the sun shone in between the gay blue chintz window curtains, showing papered walls and a carpeted floor, so unlike the bare planks and stained plaster of Lowood, that my spirits rose at the view.
Next, measure the width of your curtains then add a chintz border along the top.
But she promises: "I am sure my taste will change continually over time, but my love of floral chintz will always remain.
There is a freshness and originality that turns what could be a tired old chintz effect into something covetable and chic.
It isn't afflicted with the teddy bear and chintz obsession that seems to grip many owners of Victorian inns.
The agreement gives Reston Lloyd the right to produce and sell items using the pattern and brand names for Franciscan Apple and Desert Rose, as well as Johnson's Friendly Village, Summer Chintz and Willow Blue decorated items.
Plaudits must also got out to guest singer Omara Portuondo, whose energetic delivery did so much to work up the crowd, and electric guitarist Manuel Galban, his reverb-drenched sound just the right side of incongruous, adding a sinister aura of David Lynchian chintz.
Given the vast differences in how people decorate their homes, with some being very casual while others are suitable for the pages of a glossy magazine, it is clear that home is much more than carpeting and chintz.
THIS set of three shabby chic floral chintz cases, would look great piled up in a girlie bedroom for jewellery storage or use in a baby's nursery for keepsakes.
LOOK the part this party season with a new hair do by Chintz.
The chintz cat featured last time in Pet Rescue is still looking for a new home.
Maiden who ran a cracking race to take third place behind Chintz in the CL Weld Park Stakes.