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Decorative Flowers and Leaves Art canvas and antique canvas, both of a regular weave make.

in quiet colours, are lighter in

In vandyke canvases the warp and weft threads, which are of different colours, blend very harmoniously.

Art

and bloom linens are charming the latter are woven in two colours. Celtic canvas in cream, fawn, red, green, and a beautiful rich blue, are guaranteed fast dyed. Cotton repps and Sundour unfadeable materials are also suitable and useful for household decoration. Messrs. Brown and Beveridge, Ltd., also supply tapestry and crewel wools and a soft thick silk thread linens

;

known

as Tyrian embroidery silk. Linens of different makes and colours can be obtained

so easily that

not necessary to mention any special

it is

Heavy unbleached

firm.

be

can

procured

from

linen sheetings

some

of

and towellings

the

Irish

linen

manufacturers.

Murphy and

Messrs.

make

Orr,

Donegal

Street,

a heavy twill unbleached linen to be

Belfast,

recommended

for coverlets.

and

Baldwin and Partners, Ltd., supply, through their various agents, wools and yarns of a soft quality and in excellent ranges of colour. " White Messrs. J.

J.

Heather," three-ply, and a thicker " Rainbow " embroidery wool, sold in balls, are both good. Fingering wools, three, four and five-ply, in light colours, may be had from, any of the numerous Scotch

wool shops Messrs. linen

and

—Messrs. Fleming and Reid, Greenock.

W. and

J.

Knox, Ltd.,

Kilbirnie,

manufacture

lace crochet threads in cream, ecru

and Paris

white, also linen floss embroidery threads in a wide E.B.

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