Timeless Moderne

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“There is one timeless way of building. It is a thousand years old, and the same today as it has ever been. The great traditional buildings of the past, the villages and tents and temples in which man feels at home, have always been made by people who were very close to the centre of this way. It is not possible to make great buildings, or great towns, beautiful places, places where you feel yourself, places where you feel alive, except by following this way. And, as you will see, this way will lead anyone who looks for it to buildings which are themselves as ancient in their form as the trees and hills, and as our faces are.”

Christopher Alexander

We continue our Journeys series with textiles developed from the travel images of London-based photographer, MissGen.

This vintage wingback armchair features a detail from the Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia.

Can be made to order.

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