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Monogram Mondays:Chopstick

June 30, 2014


The Chopstick monogram is anything but ordinary. A clean letterstyle with asian flair, the Chopstick looks best in the straight-across format for something a touch more masculine and modern.

A Collector’s Guide:  Marghab Linens

June 26, 2014


Emile and Vera Way Marghab founded Marghab Linens, Ltd., on the Portuguese Island of Madeira in 1933. Together, Emile a native of Cyprus (then a British Colony), and Vera Way, a native of Watertown, South Dakota, established one of the finest embroidery houses in Madeira. Because of the…

Monogram Mondays:  Abigail

June 23, 2014


Not quite a block letter, not quite a script, the Abigail is Leontine's go-to applique monogram for accessories, but we love it on everything from shams to towels. This monogram is the perfect style for someone who wants a clean yet unique monogram that stands the test of time.

Artist Spotlight:  Inslee Haynes

June 19, 2014

Inslee Haynes

The very talented Inslee Haynes has been illustrating for Jane Scott and Leontine Linens for years. Her gorgeous illustrations are not only featured in the table of contents and the back pages of LINENS, her very cute interpretation of the princess and the pea has become the party favor…

Monogram Mondays:  Penelope

June 16, 2014


The quatrefoil is as classic as it gets, seen in the earliest architectural elements and always being reinterpreted in interior design. We love the quatrefoil-inspired Penelope monogram for it's symmetry and it's universal appeal.

Monogram Monday:  Alcott

June 09, 2014

Alcott Monogram

Often imitated, never duplicated...the Alcott monogram is one of Leontine's most popular applique styles. Applique is bold and modern, yet often more unique than embroidery and harder to duplicate with digital equipment. Leontine's applique styles are still drawn, stitched, and finished by hand, making them an American treasure.

Monogram Mondays: Delcambre

June 02, 2014


Designed over a decade ago to compliment a classic Scalamandre fabric, the Delcambre remains one of our favorites for it's simple lettering sweetly framed with an delicate yet detailed frame.

Trend Alert: Amanda Nisbet

May 29, 2014

Elle Decor May 2014 1

In this month's Elle Decor magazine, designer and Linensense contributor, Amanda Nisbet is spotlighted in the latest trend: BRUSHSTROKES. The article features her fabulous Positano silk fabric that you can find exclusively at her website. With her use of bright colors and bold lines who…

Monogram Mondays:  A Chic New Style!

May 26, 2014

Custom Ringstitch Monogram

Sometimes our favorite style is something so new we haven't even named it! Jane Scott stumbled upon a photo of a vintage Far East-inspired monogram style, and decided to recreate it in her own initials. The letters jump off the fabric in the beautifully textured ringstitch.

St. Michael’s Women’s Exchange

May 21, 2014

Smwe Shop Front

We are so excited to be at the St. Michael's Women's Exchange in Dallas today for our final book signing event of the spring season. Located in the tony Highland Park Village, the Exchange was established in 1958 to foster a sense of comraderie and personal growth among women while…


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