grass cloth


Definition of grass cloth

: a lustrous plain textile of usually loosely woven fibers

Examples of grass cloth in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gregorius Pineo grass cloth in a matching hue was installed on the walls and ceiling. Emma Bazilian, House Beautiful, "This Florida Kitchen Is Steeped in Moody Blues," 21 Sep. 2020 New York designer Alyssa Kapito pointed out that DIY peel-and-stick rules out sumptuous textures, such as wool and grass cloth, and hand-screened or -painted versions. Gemma Price, WSJ, "Is Removable Wallpaper Ideal If You’re Indecisive About Design?," 3 Sep. 2020 Wall covering, Akoya Pearl grass cloth in Grey Pearl—Thibaut (T); paint, Down Pipe—Farrow & Ball; House Beautiful, "October 2016 Product Guide," 8 Sep. 2016 The wallpaper is a grass cloth in a white, taupe and gray floral medallion print. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "With bright colors and a love for wallpaper, Whitefish Bay interior designer livens up her 1930s cream city brick house," 23 Jan. 2020 All this whimsy peaks in a turret bedroom covered in lilac Phillip Jeffries grass cloth. Kaitlin Menza, House Beautiful, "This Fairy-Tale Home by Lisa Tharp Was Inspired by Castles," 13 Feb. 2020 The designer’s artworks hang on the master bedroom walls, which are sheathed in a Schumacher grass cloth. Whitney Robinson, ELLE Decor, "How an Uninhabitable "Dump" Became a Stunning Family Home in the East Village," 11 May 2018 Next came confident colors and flourishes: a foyer in creamy lacquer, a wall of ocean-blue grass cloth, a swiveling, disco-era brass cocktail table. Vanessa Gregory, ELLE Decor, "A Recently Renovated Mid-Century Home in Knoxville, Tennessee," 7 Feb. 2019 Antiques like the 18th-century leather chair in the living room, the grass cloth walls in the family room, and the surprise of a chevron throw pillow all add polish. Lisa Cregan, House Beautiful, "Nathan Turner and Eric Stonestreet on Creating a Casual California Home," 21 Oct. 2014

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First Known Use of grass cloth

1638, in the meaning defined above

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“Grass cloth.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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