Functional and Fancy Fabrics

Project Overview

This companion project teaches children about home fabric products and British textile designer William Morris. They use their learning to create printed and embellished fabrics.

What’s included

Functional and Fancy Fabrics is a comprehensive project that boasts an array of essentials including:


Lesson activities



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Project scope

Functional and Fancy Fabrics provides a structured approach to design and technology, outlining key subjects and topics including:

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  • Art and design
  • Design and technology
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  • Block printing
  • Design features
  • Embellishment
  • Embroidery
  • Fabrics
  • Motifs and pattern

Closely linked to

This project has companion projects:

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