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Do organic fabrics fade faster?

Fabric Fading

One of the questions I often get asked is about fabric fading. In New Zealand’s harsh sunlight, and our propensity for north facing living areas, fading is often a large factor when choosing fabric for furnishings. The short answer to the question do organic fabrics fade faster? is ….no they do not fade any faster…

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Can I see fabric samples?

Can I view fabric samples?

A frequently asked question is can I see your fabric samples in the flesh? Yes you can! There are a couple of different ways: You can visit our Brooklyn studio in Wellington.  Just email and or call to make an appointment. Our usual days for appointments are are Wednesdays and Thursdays. We can also do…

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FAQs – Are your fabrics Fair Trade?

Are Your fabrics Fair Trade

This is a question we get asked a lot. Are our fabrics Fair Trade? We know it is important to you our customer that the people who made our organic textiles and homewares are paid and treated fairly.  You can be assured they are. Here is some more information in detail: A small amount of…

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Our upgraded website

Vida Textiles Home Page

We have finally have fixed a few of the issues on our upgraded new website. The main issue we had recently was speed. Changing over formats meant it was a drag for you to get anywhere on the website, and OMG what a drag for us at the back end! So much so we stopped…

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Sometimes unfortunately good things come to an end. Take a look through some of our on sale fabrics. There are some gorgeous organic product that are now ends of lines. These are in stock ready to be sent to you. Most are at reduced prices. Take your chance, or if you want to see a small…

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New 2017 Duns Organic Duvet Covers have arrived

Just landed in February, the new 2017 collection of Duns Organic Duvet covers.  Featuring the very cute Strawberries, a new take on Fish and the gorgeous and fun Bugs print. Availlable now from Vida Textiles.

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Win 1 of 3 organic cushions

Vida Textiles is looking at re-vamping the website. Before we do that we would like to know what you like about the current website and what you don’t like. We would also like to know what products you would like to see more of and what you might be searching for. Your participation will help…

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Pillowcases for the Bambillo Pillow

We have pillowcases for the Bambillo Pillow. I recently had someone asking for a custom made pillowcase to fit their newly purchased Bambillo pillow. What we discovered was that our standard Sleep Frog pillowcase fits the Bambillo! An easy fix for the larger than normal sized pillow. The Vida jury is out on the eco-ness…

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Summer weight Organic Cotton

Last of the stocks from  Greenfields Trading Company & Bishoptons Trading Company Here in Wellington in the last couple of weeks, we have had a few very hot summery days. It has reminded me that I must get on and make some summery dresses. We have the perfect low cost lightweight organic fabric for dresses,…

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