Color in Moderation

November 2004
Home Textiles Today;11/1/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p22
Trade Publication
Comments on the importance of color in the home textile industry in the U.S. Domination of taupe to brown to teastain mixed with heavy fabric constructions; Type of color suitable for bed, window, bathroom or kitchen; Views of consumers on the selection of saturated colors for home textile products.


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