The legendary designs of Alexander Girard demonstrated that
textile design can be inspiring as well as functional. The designs of Alexander
Girard are quintessential examples of the Mid-Century style of textile design.
The Checker Ultramarine/Emerald fabric is one of the many
classic designs Girard executed during his tenure (1952-1973) as founding
director of the Herman Miller Textile Division. This upholstery weight pattern
is versatile and lends itself particularly to modern or retro-themed decor.
Draperies, table covers, slipcovers, pillows and lampshades are some of the uses
for Checker Ultramarine/Emerald. The ultramarine color is closer to turquoise,
while the emerald is similar to a light lime green. Each check measures 3/8" by
This product is made by Maharam.