Fabrics and Home Furnishings

There is a shop in Porta Venezia in Milan of those that if you see them not forget them. Through the large windows that overlook Via Lecco, the emporium of Lisa Corti appears in a triumph of fabrics and decorative objects, furniture East, colonial style, hand-painted designs on the floors.

The store is housed in the spaces of a former seventeenth century convent and includes 800 square meters of shop, workshop, offices and warehouse, in an explosion of light and color: a real creative laboratory where they are sewing machines alongside computers and drawing boards. The “sacredness” of the space is in contrast to products with an exotic and refined taste of this “Home Textile Emporium”, whose fabrics, of Indian and African inspiration, are reworked design in an original way by Lisa Corti.

Cotton, muslin, malmai, wool, silk, zari cloth, Mushroo, ikat, bandhani, khadi, chintz, calico; these are the different types of fabrics that are used in the creation of the world Lisa Corti.

The ancient technique of hand printing on fabric ( blockprint ) is used to create the patterns or spreads, which can be used in various ways depending on the customer’s creativity: as a piece of furniture, such as bed covers or covers for sofas, upholstery, tablecloth, tapestry or curtains. Lisa Corti also explores the colorful world of the mandala-a type of geometric design used in religious practice as a tool for meditation but also how to plan for the construction of temples-as a home decor for carpets, quilts, tapestries, banners, murals and other forms. And curtains, pillows of various shapes (especially those with a roller, inspired by the ornamental tradition Moghul and Rajput), a collection of clothing and accessories made ​​of organza kaftans, kurtas muslin, bags, belts etc…, and finally a line of furniture for the house in which stand out the blue pottery of Jaipur and the “Company of the beds”: the complementary furnishings inspired by the oriental furniture tradition.

A fascinating world to discover.

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Minotti

Minotti

Source: dedece.com

SAJ Interior Design – Dallas, Texas

SAJ Interior Design – Dallas, Texas

Source: sajinteriordesign.com

Lycra Shine Fabric

Lycra Shine Fabric

Source: thefabriccentre.co.uk

MOSO® thick veneer bamboo panel by MOSO

MOSO® thick veneer bamboo panel by MOSO

Source: www.stylepark.com

Surface-mounted washbasin Finion by Villeroy&Boch Bath …

Surface-mounted washbasin Finion by Villeroy&Boch Bath ...

Source: www.stylepark.com

Hole bathtub round by Rexa Design

Hole bathtub round by Rexa Design

Source: www.stylepark.com

Light Pink Poly Cotton Fabric 112cm – Abakhan

Light Pink Poly Cotton Fabric 112cm - Abakhan

Source: www.abakhan.co.uk

Starck stand WC by Duravit

Starck stand WC by Duravit

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BuzziPicNic WorkBench by BuzziSpace

BuzziPicNic WorkBench by BuzziSpace

Source: www.stylepark.com

Tyde by Vitra

Tyde by Vitra

Source: www.stylepark.com

Vario Intercom system free standing by Siedle

Vario Intercom system free standing by Siedle

Source: www.stylepark.com

TOYOTA Heavy-Duty Metal Interior FSG325 (FSG 325) Sewing …

TOYOTA Heavy-Duty Metal Interior FSG325 (FSG 325) Sewing ...

Source: www.sewingmachinez.com

Personalised Tin Box. Photo Tin Box By Bags Of Love

Personalised Tin Box. Photo Tin Box By Bags Of Love

Source: www.bagsoflove.co.uk

Molteni Gio Ponti D.151.4 Armchair For Sale at 1stdibs

Molteni Gio Ponti D.151.4 Armchair For Sale at 1stdibs

Source: www.1stdibs.com

Blue Red and White Striped Fabric

Blue Red and White Striped Fabric

Source: www.thestripescompany.com

Woven Jacquard Fabric

Woven Jacquard Fabric

Source: www.montreuxfabrics.co.uk

Rustic yet refined mountain home surrounded by Montana’s …

Rustic yet refined mountain home surrounded by Montana's ...

Source: onekindesign.com

Marmoleum Real by Forbo

Marmoleum Real by Forbo

Source: www.stylepark.com

ALS-140 by Honicel

ALS-140 by Honicel

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Get the Look Book from Sterling

Get the Look Book from Sterling

Source: www.heathermacleod.co.uk