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Furnishing fabric - Raspberry Lips

Raspberry Lips

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain, uk (made)

  • Date:

    1973 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jane Wealleans (designer)
    Saunders, Susan (designer)
    OK Textiles Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen-printed synthetic satin

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

OK Textiles Ltd of London were textiles designers and printers. It was founded by designer/directors Jane Wealleans and Susan Saunders in the early 1970s. Working under the snappy slogan 'If it runs we chase it', the firm concentrated on short runs of fashion and furnishing fabrics.

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of screen-printed synthetic satin. With a design consisting of a repeating motif of three fingers with painted fingernails holding raspberries up to red lips.

Place of Origin

Great Britain, uk (made)


1973 (made)


Jane Wealleans (designer)
Saunders, Susan (designer)
OK Textiles Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen-printed synthetic satin


Length: 7.5 cm repeat, Width: 9 cm repeat, Length: 108 in

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Raspberry Lips' of screen-printed synthetic satin, designed by Jane Wealleans and Susan Saunders, made by OK Textiles Ltd., Great Britain, 1973.

Exhibition History

The Fabric of Pop (V&A 01/01/1974-31/12/1974)




Weaving; Screen printed

Subjects depicted

Raspberries; Lips; Fingers


Textiles; Interiors

Collection code


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