The 70th Anniversary fabrics are bursting with florals and prints that are pure artistry
Feminine, romantic, and charming, the new fabric collection celebrates 70 years of design with prints that revive some of Laura Ashley’s most iconic designs and colour combinations.
The collection comes alive with sweeping wisteria, tulips, wildflowers, a modern stripe, a revived paisley, and unique geometric prints. Ideal for minimalists and maximalists alike, the fabric line offers standalone patterns or mix-and-match prints for a layered look that taps into the English aesthetic.
Explore the new 70th Anniversary Fabric Collection and dream of bouquets of English garden flowers and iconic prints inspired by our archives.
Painswick Paisley in Coral Pink and Newport Blue: Pick Painswick Paisley if you want to set the scene with a traditional romantic print. Inspired by an artwork from the Laura Ashley archive, this paisley design features a dense overall pattern of stylised blooming flowerheads with curling stems. According to Architectural Digest, paisley will be the next wave in home decor, so now is the time to get ahead of the trend.
Rowena in Peony Pink: If positive prints are your cup of tea, your home needs our Rowena print. Charming and pretty, this romantic ditsy print features a dense bush of roses surrounded by various smaller flowers. This sweet standout 70th Anniversary print has been a highlight of the year and has made its way onto everything from sun hats, girls’ dresses, totes and bedding.
Wisteria in Coral Pink and Newport Blue: Embrace luxury with this timeless wisteria design. Take a cue from traditional English design and repeat this sophisticated print across a room for a bold statement. If you love Wisteria as much as we do, you will also appreciate our selection of wallpaper and bedding in the same gorgeous print.
Wickerwork in Coral Pink, Dove Grey and Sage: Timelessly elegant, Wickerwork is a small-scale geometric print first introduced in 1980. It is ideal for curtains and pillows, and is a great design for layering and mixing prints. Wickerwork features a double-lined lattice pattern joined by a cross shape creating a versatile print for modern homes. Wickerwork is also available in Leaf Green, Dark Seaspray Blue, and Pale Ochre Yellow wallpaper.
Louise Star in China Blue, Pink and Sage: This whimsical archival print is a fun, versatile pattern. The playful hand-drawn graphic star print is both contemporary and timeless. Now in China Blue, Pink, and Sage, the Louise Star fabric is also available in Steel, Silver, and Almond. Did you know that we also have a popular line of tile available in Louise Star available at The Tile Shop?
Candy Stripe in Newport Blue and Pale Ochre: Pairing floral prints with other patterns is a winning combination that adds depth and interest to any space. Our classic Candy Stripe print just relaunched in a pair of fresh colourways. Two playful dotted lines make up this simple archival stripe which mixes beautifully with various patterns or can stand alone for a contemporary look in any room.
Elderwood in Fern Green: Vintage-inspired floral prints are having a moment. The charming all-over flowering trail design in Elderwood features berries and birds nestling in the branches. You will also enjoy our Elderwood wallpaper options if you love this fabric.
Aria in Dark Speaspray Blue: Simple, peaceful prints are the new luxe way of living. Aria Dark Speaspray Blue fabric is our top pick if you want a subtle statement. This romantic small-scale floral design features stylised floral stems like roses, carnations, and honeysuckle mixed with primula that climb the design with feathered leaves shooting off. If you are a Laura Ashey fan, you’ve also seen this charming print on our bedding.
Tulips in China Blue: Wake up every day to a pop of pattern. Our 70th Anniversary Tulips print in China Blue is now available in fabric and coordinates perfectly with the Tulips wallpaper and bedding. For those that love a repeating pattern, you can finally create a floor-to-ceiling look with Tulips.
Rye in Hedgerow Green: Add personality and provide visual interest to any room with a monochromatic print. Charismatic and pretty, this striking floral monoprint is a relaunch of a wallpaper held in the Laura Ashley archive from 1996. The Rye design incorporates a trailing floral motif featuring large flowerheads, leaves and stems with a hand-painted painterly check in the ground of the design. The 70th Anniversary collection also includes the gorgeous Rye print in wallpaper.
Tulips Dusky Seaspray: Consider using a statement print as the centrepiece of your room with our iconic Tulips print in a fresh colourway. A display of tulips mixed with daffodils, this 1990s gouache-painted floral design was inspired by a piece of painted artwork found in the Laura Ashley archive.
Campion in Duckegg Pale Newport and Plaster: If you want your home to bloom with joy, say yes to floral prints. Campion is a classic Laura Ashley print first launched in the late 1970s. The medium-scale pattern features a stylised floral print with petalled flowers alongside trailing and curving leafy stems.
Summer Palace in Duck Egg: This romantic and feminine print adds a sophisticated touch to any room. Summer Palace originated from an antique Edwardian chintz textile from the Laura Ashley Archive. Initially launched in 1988, this chinoiserie print is a popular print choice with customers. The current line includes Summer Palace in wallpaper, bedding, cushions, and ready-made curtains in various colours, from classic blue and white to soft pink hues.
Wild Meadow in Coral Pink: A contemporary floral print, Wild Meadow showcases a lively watercolour illustration featuring highly stylised British wildflowers. This pretty design includes flowers found in meadows and hedgerows such as Campion, Scabious, Betany, and wild Orchid. Be sure also to discover Wild Meadow in bedding, wallpaper, and ready-made curtains.
Made with 100% cotton, we hope the 70th-anniversary fabric collection has inspired you to create custom curtains, accent pillows, canopies, or bunting to elevate each room in your home. Our 70th-anniversary fabric is just one of our special anniversary collections available now. Be sure to shop for other products in the limited edition line, including aprons, mugs, bedding, wallpaper, and more.