From the Textile Design Lab: Chelsea’s Challenge – “Bloom”

Monday, July 31, 2017

Chelsea’s Challenge is a monthly post series in the Textile Design Lab, in which we share trends and inspiration to help our students build pattern collections for their portfolios. During the…

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Featured Designer: Flaminia Saccucci

Friday, July 28, 2017

Today we have the honor of featuring the work of Flaminia Saccucci, an Italian fashion and textile designer based in Rome, Italy. Flaminia graduated from Central Saint Martins…

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Welcoming Lise Gulassa and MaryJane Mitchell to the Textile Design Lab Team

Monday, July 24, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that designers Lise Gulassa and MaryJane Mitchell have joined our Textile Design Lab team of industry experts! Each of these remarkable ladies checks our private…

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Featured Designer: Isabel Serna

Friday, July 21, 2017

Today it is our honor to feature the work of Isabel Serna of Black Lamb Studio. Isabel has lived an exciting life, filled with travel and new experiences….

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Featured Designer: Cyrille Thonon

Friday, July 14, 2017

Today we have the pleasure of featuring the work of Cyrille Thonon, a talented designer who creates original prints and patterns for clients, as well as her own…

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Featured Designer: Katherine Cross

Friday, June 16, 2017

These stunning collages have come to us from designer Katherine Cross. Katherine Cross creates original collages which are then digitally scanned and printed on various materials and turned…

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Featured Designer: Elisa Cox

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Today we are excited to feature the work of designer Elisa Cox. Elisa went to school at the Kansas City Art Institute and majored in Illustration. In her…

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Featured Designer: Jessica Jones

Monday, May 22, 2017
Retro surface designer prints

Jessica Jones is a graphic designer specializing in brand identity design and surface pattern design, and we just love her crisp and bold style! Jessica is drawn to graphic…

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A Fresh Bunch

Sunday, May 21, 2017

These beautiful pieces came to us from A Fresh Bunch. A Fresh Bunch will be showing their work at Blueprint, a new show held in this month in NYC….

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Pencil Parade Art Collective

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Pencil Parade

Left: Betsy Siber, Right: Brooke Glaser   If you’re in New York for the next few days, the ladies of Pencil Parade Art Collective would love to meet you at Blue Print…

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