KravetCouture: a unique blend

Sloan, Carole
February 2002
Home Textiles Today;2/4/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p30
Trade Publication
Introduces couture collection focusing on silks by the fabrics and furnishings supplier Scott Kravet. Design statements targeted for interior design trade; Initiation of road shows to bring messages to designers across the country; Composition of silks woven from India.


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