Home Textiles and Personal Accessories from European Boutique Designers

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Ekelund Weavers Sweden Table Runners
Ekelund Weavers Sweden
Welcome! I hope you will enjoy viewing our European products, carefully chosen for quality and beauty. We'd love to hear from you - I'm Metaphore's owner, Liza!
Wallace Sewell Wool Blanket Block Weave Feilden
Wallace#Sewell London

Ekelund Weavers Sweden

This beloved Swedish company, started in the 1600’s, shows us easy ways to make a statement with versatile runners and mini-tablecloths.

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Ekelund Swedish Runner Organic Cotton
Ekelund OJA Runner

Lapuan Kankurit Finland

Adopting a Finnish Lifestyle means embracing brisk air, deep fir forests, and the Northern Lights.  Let Lapuan take you there.

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Finland-Spa Towel-Lapuan Kankurit
Lapuan Kankurit VILLU Towel
Lapuan Kankurit KASTE Linen Robe

Wallace#Sewell London

Harriet Wallace and Emma Sewell have been making blankets since 1982, receiving design prizes and impressive commissions ever since.

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Wallace Sewell Wool Blanket Block Weave River
Wallace#Sewell Block Weave RIVER Throw
Wallace Sewell Wool Block Weave Pillow Covers
Wallace#Sewell Block Weave Pillow Covers
Wallace Sewell English Wool Throws London
Wallace#Sewell KEW Wool Throw
Welcome to our world of European home design, featuring David Fussenegger Austria, Laupan Kankurit Finland, Ekelund Weavers Sweden, Libeco Belgium, Tweedmill of Wales, and much more.
Authentic French Wine Label Kitchen Towel

Métaphore’s French Pantry

These Lovely Mustards, Jams and Honeys Make an Excellent Present!

French Kitchen Towels, Too.

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French Mustard Jam Honey
French Mustards, Jams & Honeys
Clos Vougot Winery Chateau
Chateau de la Tour at Clos de Vougeot Winery in Burgundy. Open to Visitors!
French Kitchen Towel Mustard Recipe
Kitchen Towel with Ancient French Mustard Recipe!
Chatelard 1802 French Scented Candles
Le Chatelard 1802 Scented French Candles
Le Petit Lucas du Tertre Cotton Pillow Covers and Curtain Panels
Chatelard 1802 French Lavender Marseille Soap
Le Chatelard 1802 Lavender Marseille Soap
Libeco Belgian Linen Kitchen Towel Camaret
Libeco Camaret Belgian Linen Kitchen Towels
Libeco Belgian Linen Country Kitchen Gallery
Libeco Red & White Confiture Belgian Linen Kitchen Towel
Libeco Confiture Belgian Linen Kitchen Towel
Lapuan Kankurit Linen Apron Finland
Lapuan Kankurit PANAMA Linen Apron

Lapuan Kankurit Kitchen

Linen Aprons Inspired by Finland’s Happy People!

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Swedish Dishcloths Pretty Designs, Absorbant & Quick-Drying
Swedish Dishcloths by Cose Nuove
Men's Moose Apron Lapuan Kankurit Finland
Moose Apron from the Heart of Finland! Lapaun Kankurit
Pearl Sterling Dangle Peace Within
Peace Within Jewelry
Yellow Calcite Knotted Necklace
Peace Within Knotted Necklace

Little Luxuries to Keep Us Happy

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LoveOlli English Soap Bars
LoveOlli Irish Soap Bars
Birds on Beach Four Linnea Gunnerson
Linnea Gunnarsson Art
Luxury Linen Pajamas Susanna Davis England
SALE! Susanna Davis Luxury Linens
Susanna Davis Linen Artist's Tunic
Sale! Susanna Davis Linen Artist's Tunic

British Isles All Year Round

England’s Gardens and County Houses & Other Wonderful Sites Are National Treasures – and Easy to Visit!

Here Are Some Ideas.

Rollright Stones Ancient Rituals England
The Ancient Rollright Stones, Where Interesting Rituals Took Place. Near Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. Picture will bring you to the Rollright Stones!
Sezincote House & Gardens Cotswolds England
Sezincote House and Gardens, a delightful surprise near Morton-in-Marsh in the Cotswolds. Picture will bring you to Sezincote!
Wakehurst Mansion Gardens Kew Gardens England
Wakehurst Gardens in Sussex, Part of England's renowned Kew Gardens. Picture will bring you to Wakehurst Gardens!
Eden Project Biome Cornwall England
The Eden Project is an amazing nature project in England's rocky Cornwall. Picture will bring you to The Eden Project!
Flowered Bone China Mugs England Ulster Weavers
Royal Horticultural Society Bone China Mugs

“By the way, don’t lose your personal touch – it is very charming! I feel like I got to know you a bit. Very nice.”

– EA, Vancover, Canada


“Hello again from London! And thank you for making it all so easy.”

– FS, London, England


“We LOVE the throws!! I am thinking more about the pillow choices. The colors are so beautiful it is very hard to choose. More soon. Have a great weekend and thanks again.”

– LG, New York, NY

Royal Horticultural Society Kitchen Prints - Ulster Weavers
Bleinheim Palace England
Blenheim Palace near Oxford, Birthplace of Winston Churchill. Picture will bring you to Blenheim!
Royal Horticultural Society
Royal Horticultural Society Gardens are located all over Britain, in the most wonderful places! This is CHATSWORTH HOUSE, Derbyshire. Picture will bring you to the RHS!
Linen Kitchen Towels Ulster Weavers Birds
EDEN PROJECT Kitchen Towels - Ulster Weavers
Tweedmill Wool Blanket Blue
Tweedmill Woolen Cobweave Throw

Tweedmill Wales

From the Misty Green Hills and Valleys of Wales, Superior Woolen Throws, Woven in the Best British Tradition.

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Tweedmill Woolen Herringbone Throw
Tweedmill Recycled Woolen Lap Rugs - Your Dog Will Love These Too! Taken by Me at Upton House Where I Discovered Tweedmill Blankets.

Métaphore Offers Very Nice Gift Wrapping and Gift Cards (No Extra Charge).

Tell Us What You Need When You Place Your Order.

ZzzooLights animal lamps designer Ramin Razini Italy
ZzzooLights Designer Ramin Razini with Claude the Bear
ZzzooLight Elephant Lamp Officina Crea Italy
Hannibal the Elephant from Our ZzzooLights Collection

ZzzooLights by Officina Crea

Wonderfully Imagined Animal Lamps to Keep Us Company on a Quiet Night.

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ZzzooLight Horse Lamp from Italy
Clarence the Horse from Our ZzzooLights Collection
European home design, featuring David Fussenegger Austria, Laupan Kankurit Finland, Ekelund Weavers Sweden, Libeco Belgium, Tweedmill of Wales, and much more.
Sibford Gower, Oxfordshire

Half Price Sale – David Fussenegger – Libeco Kitchen Linens – Ekelund Runner Rugs

David Fussenegger Cotton Throws Austria
David Fussenegger Austria - HALF PRICE
Baby Blanket Cotton David Fussenegger Austria
David Fussenegger Austria - Baby Collection - HALF PRICE
Libeco Linen Red Plaid Napkins Runners
Libeco Belgian Kitchen Linens - HALF PRICE
Ekelund Weavers Sweden - Runner Rugs - HALF PRICE
European home design, featuring David Fussenegger Austria, Laupan Kankurit Finland, Ekelund Weavers Sweden, Libeco Belgium, Tweedmill of Wales
Picnic at Upton House, Warwickshire, England.
Libeco Linens


Belgian Linen Kitchen Textiles

Lapuan Kankuri

Lapuan Kankurit

Lifestyle Textiles Finland

Ekelund Master Weavers


Table Runners Sweden

Wallace # Sewell

Luxury Blankets & Throws London

David Fussenegger Textiles

David Fussenegger

Cotton Throws & Pillows Austria

LoveOlli Irish Gift Soaps


Gift Soaps Made in Ireland

Le Petit Lucas du Tertre Paris Quilts, Pillows, Curtains

Le Petit Lucas du Tertre

Curtain Panels & Pillow Covers Made in France