About Us

About Us

About us

Established in 1982, Turnell & Gigon distributes and produces exquisite fabrics, wallcoverings and trimmings from some of the finest Houses in Europe and the United States.

All our fabrics and papers are shown in our showroom in Chelsea Harbour Design Centre or alternatively you can find your nearest stockist on the distribution page. For members of the trade, please go to the trade log in page to either log in with your current trade account reference or to apply for an account if you would like to order directly from us.

Fernbrook stool (JM-1197)
Cecelia (JM-1302)

Handblocks

A wonderful example of what Turnell & Gigon does best are our handblocks, held under the Jean Monro umbrella. Jean Monro is one of the few companies still editing hand-block designs.

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Gavin Houghton's Pop Up (Rose & Fern)
Gavin Houghton's Pop Up (Rose & Fern)

The Art of Passementerie

We hold many of the most beautiful and intricate trimmings at Turnell & Gigon, including the incredible collection from Les Passementeries de l'Isle de France. For 91 years, this family-run company has been creating complex hand made passementeries, with the fourth generation now presiding over a business that strikes a fine balance between tradition and modernity.

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Soho House's Pop Up (Hedgehog sofa)
Soho House's Pop Up (special tieback)

Intricate Embroidery

Embroidery is the art or handicraft of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn. The origin of embroidery can be dated back to Cro-Magnon days or 30,000 BC. Turnell & Gigon has many beautiful hand embroideries from the simplest

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Palestrina's Tourain
Palestrina's Chamarande