Happy birthday to William Morris, born on this day in He is acknowledged as the leader of the British Arts and Crafts movement of the second half of the nineteenth century. William Morris (British, Marigold, designed ca.
Yellow in fashion (Marshall and Snelgrove Ltd Purple velvet coat with Medieval-style collar. Entirely covered with dramatic sprays of an English wildflower called Sweet Cicely that are hand-embroidered in yellow and green silk, with petals of white felt.
William Morris design for Trellis wallpaper 1862 - 'Trellis' was William Morris' first commercially available wallpaper design. It was sold through the company of Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co, which was later to become Morris & Co, in