Featured Designer: Suzie Pan

Friday, December 2, 2016

Looking out my window with a cover of fresh snow on the ground, these beautifully moody digital florals by Suzie Pan feel like the perfect way to kick off December!…

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Featured Designer: Carolyn Rebuffel of WorkRoom C

Friday, November 18, 2016

Carolyn Rebuffel of WorkRoom C, is an interior designer and textile designer based in the San Francisco Bay Area who turned to textile design out of necessity: “WorkRoom…

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Inside Lottozero

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Inside Lottozero is an international exhibition currently taking place at Lottozero / textile laboratories — “a center for textile design, art and exchange with an open lab for textile production,…

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Featured Designer: Mimi Chao

Friday, November 4, 2016

Looking to end your week on an inspiring note? This week’s featured designer post is for you: Mimi Chao started her career as a corporate attorney, but bravely…

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Featured Designer: Laura Hart of Surface House

Friday, October 28, 2016

As soon as Laura Hart’s work landed in our inbox, we became instant fans! Laura runs her own print design business in the UK called Surface House, which…

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The “Lost in Space” Collection from Interiors by Element

Friday, October 21, 2016

Interiors by Element has just launched their new ‘Lost in Space’ collection, “a dramatic collection of six rugs inspired by stars, planets and other celestial bodies. Shooting stars,…

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Featured Designer: Shandra Smith

Friday, October 14, 2016

What better way to wrap up this week than with these eye-catching designs from Canadian Artist and Designer Shandra Smith. Known for her bold and graphic style, Shandra…

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Featured Designer: Cathrin Gressieker

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

It’s always interesting for me to learn about what inspires different designers. Some designers are inspired by their environment, some are inspired by their families, others find inspiration…

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Featured Designer: Stephanie Symns

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Born in New Zealand and in love with art, no one was more surprised than Stephanie Symns when she ended up going to college for business—earning that more…

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Featured Designer: Zoe Watson

Monday, October 10, 2016

Like most of us, Zoe Watson never imagined that she would find herself “designing and experimenting for a living.” And likewise, many of us can agree with Zoe…

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