Trend & Inspiration

We are interested in what fabric can bring to life. Our blog is a celebration of the lifestyle, culture and design that influences what we do.

Our product designers build their vision and design cues through being in-tune with dominant global trends and how they are translated into our local culture and environment. Inspiration comes from a variety of channels such as international fashion, product and interior design, art and architecture and attending key trade and lifestyle events.

Our designers build their vision and design cues through being in-tune with global trends and how they are translated into our local culture and environment. Inspiration comes from a variety of channels such as international fashion, product and interior design, art and architecture, and attending key trade and lifestyle events.

Our textile designers at build their vision and design cues through being in-tune with dominant global trends and how they are translated into our local culture and environment. Inspiration comes from a variety of channels such as international fashion, product and interior design art and architecture, and attending key trade and lifestyle events. 

Outdoor fabrics need to be durable and resistant to all types of climatic conditions; however they also need to have a soft hand and complimentary designs. We take a look at the benefits of outdoor textiles and the wide range of fabrics on offer to suit any outdoor living space.

"Our Southern Hemisphere summer is in full swing and the majority of us are spending a lot of time relaxing outdoors. The antipodean lifestyle embraces the benefits of outdoor living spaces and the furniture that defines these spaces."

Velvet has a rich history and has been around for thousands of years. This opulent and luxurious fabric was once reserved for royalty however due to modern manufacturing methods, nowadays it is readily accessible for both traditional and contemporary interiors. The textural quality of velvet will add softness and warmth to any space however this luxurious fabric needs to be handled and treated with care.

Camilla Fischbacher is the Art Director at Christian Fischbacher. For nearly two centuries, Christian Fischbacher has been at the heart of the textile industry. They are a family-owned company with headquarters in St. Gallen Switzerland. Christian Fischbacher products are created with great attention to detail, a deep-rooted passion for quality materials and a constant drive for creative innovation.