About Mary Jane McCarty

mary jane mccarty with her New Vintage fabrics

Mary Jane McCarty is best known for handcrafted antique textile pillows and lampshades. Her designs are recognized for their impeccable craftsmanship, their beauty and enduring style. Her one-of-a-kind creations adorn the interiors of many leading tastemakers. Mary Jane's extensive textile archive includes antique and vintage fabrics and trims dating from the 18th century to mid 20th century. These unique and covetable pieces have been collected by Mary Jane over the past 3 decades.



"Mary Jane has designed exclusive collections for Bergdorf Goodman over the past 19 years. Our customers continue to look for her designs when they want something truly special and one of a kind." -Brooke Gallagher, Bergdorf Goodman, New York, NY

"Mary Jane's pillows are the secret weapon in our design work! Not only are they unique and beautifully detail, but the antique fabrics and colour combinations make them the most admired accessories in the room - the gilding on the lily! I have never seen such a variety of beautiful fabrics and passementerie that she has collected over the years. Her imaginative combinations of pattern and colour ensure that each and every piece she produces is a unique statement in any room and perfectly customized to the needs of the client." - Tara Dennison, Denninson & Dampier Interior Design, Princeton, NJ and London, UK

"She can go from traditional to transitional in the way she mixes different patterns and her use of color to me is very modern. Clients love that she uses vintage fabrics in her designs; it adds a certain patina to a room." - Eric Rymshaw, Fury Design, Philadelphia, PA