Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

A design by Furphy Simpson used by both British designer and retailer Paul Smith and British retailer Next menswear, though in different colour ways. The design utilised the wax-resist technique.


A monoprint from Val Furphy and Ian Simpson of design studio Furphy Simpson. The base is dark brown crepe de Chine, a fabric much favoured by the design duo for the discharge printing process.

Val Furphy & Ian Simpson set up FURPHY SIMPSON after graduating from the RCA in 1976.Their printed textile design studio was extremely successful selling worldwide to an impressive list of clients.Last year they decided to totally focus on their long - awaited scarf collection.The scarves are one-offs and all hand printed onto silk.