Designed with the finer things in mind, Court of Versailles Bedding is a created to complement the most refined of tastes. Made famous by the opulent reign of King Louis XIV and Marie Antoinette, the Palace Versailles suggests visions of lavish parties and elaborate fashions. This is the feeling which is evoked by the finest of fabrics and detail used in the Court of Versailles Bedding collection. In creating a royally chic bedroom look, the Court of Versailles brings distinguished sophistication to a new whole new level.
Signature patterns in damask, jacquards and brocades bring classic French grandiose style into the twenty-first century. Sleek silk and rich sateen that are fit for royalty can be paired with many decorative selections such as pillows with unique detailing and solid construction as well as chic shams and 400-thread count sheets. In collections that range from simple to ornate, there is sure to be a style that suits even the most selective individuals searching only for the most premium textiles and details.
The Court of Versailles Bedding collection consists of high quality and versatile designs and fabrics to fit many different decors. The Dubarry collection, which exudes class and elegance with its 100% silk quilt and exclusively crafted elements, comes in gold, ivory and blue for a number of choices when it comes to selection. Collections such as Caprice and Odeon offer a subtle refined look that can be complemented with decorative pillows, shams and bed skirts in the most simply graceful colors and stitching. Create a bold royal look with the Allouette collection covered with a persimmon and fawn design. With a varying array of shades, styles and fabrics, all kept to the highest of standards, the Court of Versailles Bedding collection has a range of options for a myriad of tastes.
All collections are accompanied by decorative pillows, shams and bedding sheet sets all of which are 400-thread count. Collections come in a range of sizes are suitable for many sizes of beds to include queen, king and California king.
Heres an excerpt of a recent article regarding Court of Versailles Bedding;
Springs swings surreal on Court of Versailles
At the New York Market Springs Global is taking a surreal slant with its luxury Court of Versailles collection this market.
Were tapping into trends of the ethereal white on white, a little ghostly, said Edward Cardimona, chief global creative director. This market, Court of Versailles will be very much a casual, relaxed luxury.
The Court of Versailles bedding collection includes top of bed ensembles, duvets, quilts, sheets, decorative pillows and other coordinating accessories. Featured most prominently in the collection is the legacy of Marie-Antoinette, one of the great trendsetters of her time.
"Marie-Antoinette commissioned architects, interior designers and superior artists and craftsmen to add to the splendor of Versailles, said Hermine Mariaux, director of the Court of Versailles licensing program for the Versailles Foundation. However, also a risk taker with a mind of her own, she preferred to entertain more informally in her apartments, at her private residence or at the Hamlet, her modest country house with rambling gardens where she could escape the formality and responsibilities as Queen of France. Her attitudes are well reflected in this new collection.
The Wild Rose bed was inspired by Marine-Antoinettes more informal life in her country house. Wild Rose features embroidered rambling roses scattered across an understated linen/cotton duvet and coordinating pillow shams. The pattern is offered in soft shades of coral and petal pink played against an eggshell background. Ribbons and bows frame the ensemble of blossoms and butterflies, which is accented with decorative pillows using three-dimensional silk roses and petals captured behind organza.
The Dubarry quilt, a staple coordinate in Court of Versailles, is offered in a new color, Ash Rose, to coordinate with the ensemble.
The Plume bed celebrates the ostrich feather, which is seen today in dramatic couture collections and in Antoinettes time was used in exuberant hats and hair styles. For this pattern, plumes are embroidered onto a silk charmeuse quilt. Shimmering accent threads add drama. Plume is offered in cloud white and mineral.
Plume decorative pillows are unique, featuring the script from the marriage license uniting Marie-Antoinette and Louis XVI.
Chemise de Nuit night dress in French -- is a feminine ensemble drawing on the fashion of generous use of lace and nude colorations. The ensemble includes a bed scarf that pairs lace with hammered silk to create a delicate overlay to the bed. Petite embroidered medallions are appliqud in random order on the hammered silk.
Partnering with the Chemise de Nuit is a down-filled cotton sateen comforter in coordinating colors. Additional down-filled pillows are offered with chemise embellished covers. The ensemble will be shown in sunlight yellow, lily, nude and pale blue.
Ondine, a type of chrysanthemum that was propagated in the Versailles Gardens, is featured in a washed water color warp print effect on shimmery silk, a technique that was used on classic French silks. A special soft blue Marie-Antoinettes favorite color has been added to the Dubarry quilt to coordinate with the new pattern.
Cherie is a modern toile featuring an exuberant bouquet of flowers with a petite cupid peeking out from the cameo motif. The flowers are illustrated with fresh line work and brushstrokes printed on a textured cotton fabric. The color combination of true blue with cream is both traditional and typically French. A small-scaled plaid serves as an informal accent. Outline quilting accentuates the top-of-bed companion, shown in reverse colorway to contrast the sheet ensemble.
Collier is named for the notorious diamond necklace that is said to have cost Marie-Antoinette her head. This design uses densely sewn sequins in patina shades of metallic on a creamy woven cotton. The sequined design is a modern take on a classic damask and runs down the center of the bed for a dramatic effect. Unadorned cotton side panels serve as an accent. European shams and decorative pillows are made of a natural linen and cotton combination and are richly bejeweled and bedecked.