I am absolutely mad about plaid, and there is nobody who does plaid better in the home world than my friend Scot Meacham Wood. He has just launched his new SMW Home collection of textiles, pillows, throws, and accessories, all featuring his signature looks of tartans, tweeds, and tatersalls!
The fabrics are manufactured in Scotland in factories that have been in business since the 1700s, and the patterns are everything from traditional to slightly punk – with updated colors that are anything but staid!
Scot is a Southerner, like me, and in the South we have strong roots in the UK, which makes many of us committed Anglophiles! But Scot does that modern English gentleman look like no one else, so I’m really excited to see his fabulous fabrics and Victorian-inspired products!
He’s hitting just at the right time, too, as plaid is touted as a HUGE look in fashion for fall and winter. But does it really ever go out of style in the home? No way! As an example, here’s a room I created that combined plaid bedding with a leopard print rug:
Are you mad about plaid? How do you plan to bring it into YOUR home?