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November 16, 2006

A Kaffe Fassett Christmas Tree

Textile designer Kaffe Fassett wanted to recreate a youthful memory when he was asked to decorate last year's Christmas Tree at the Vic & Albert Museum. He recalledKaffe a tree at the home of a Manhattan socialite covered in white lacey fans and wanted to replicate the effect. Instead of white, he chose a bountiful palette of reds, burgundies, oranges and yellows. The tree becomes an exploration of color, pattern and shapes for a very unique and contemporary Christmas tree.Fans

Instructions on how to make the fans are here.

Download fan_instructions1.pdf
Download fan_instructions2.pdf

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