Thursday, March 31, 2011

love. love. love. I am totally in love with these pieces from Mexico City based designer, Jennifer Musi. She approaches each piece “as a small sculpture, yet considers…

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Mary Katrantzou Fall ’11

Thursday, March 17, 2011

*images via There are way too many cool prints in this collection to post them all, so please check it out in its entirety here!

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pattern observer wants to hear from you!!!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
your story

*image via Pedro Szekely Hey there! I am looking for textile/graphic/surface designers to feature on Pattern Observer. I want to share your work, your story, and what inspires…

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Organic by John Patrick

Monday, February 14, 2011

*images via Sweet florals and paisleys seen at the fall Organic by John Patrick show. I love the first outfit, which layers a sheer floral dress and…

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found patterns: spray paint

Monday, February 14, 2011
spray paint

* image credits clockwise: Cans by Ben Husmann, Vibrant Blue Rocks by Salvez Dodd, Spray Paint Texture by, Faint Pink by Salvez Dodd, Spray Paint Texture 5…

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Vogue’s First Look: Suno

Saturday, February 12, 2011

How cute is this design duo? They are the team behind Suno and are part of Vogue’s First Look series for Fall ’11. The series goes behind the…

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Wednesday, January 26, 2011

I had so much fun putting together this collection for Aprizi, which is a “Pandora for shopping” from independent brands and boutiques. They have an AMAZING selection of…

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At Your Leisure

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

These little graphic gems are from the latest issue of At Your Leisure, a zine from the fine folks over at J3. In their own words: “It’s simply…

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fall ’11 menswear roundup

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Salvatore Ferragamo

*images via A few of my favorite collections from the fall menswear shows…

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JW Anderson Spring ’11

Friday, January 21, 2011

Graphic tee inspiration two days in a row? I am on a roll! I adore this spring collection by JW Anderson. Such wonderful graphics, textures, and prints….and I…

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