Surtex Debut: Designer Kate Thomas

Monday, May 21, 2012

I am taking a break from Monday’s usual “Found Pattern” post to highlight one of my favorite new designers to present at Surtex, Kate Thomas. I adore her…

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Feature Designer: 56th Studio

Friday, May 18, 2012

I thought these prints from the new design studio, 56th Studio, were just so vibrant and compelling and perfect for a Feature Friday. 56thStudio is a multidisciplinary design…

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Featured Designer: Polly Harvey

Friday, May 11, 2012

It’s a Feature Friday!!!! and I am delighted to share these pieces by the talented visual artist and designer Polly Harvey, who’s work celebrates a range of materials…

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Featured Designer: Schatzi Brown

Friday, May 4, 2012

Today’s Featured Designer is the talented Tanya Brown, who designs under the name Schatzi Brown. Schatzi’s inspiration comes from her love of nature and being outdoors. She is…

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Feature Designer: Anvita Jain

Friday, April 27, 2012

Happy Friday! Last night’s webinar was an absolute blast and a big thank you to all who attended and asked such wonderful questions! Today’s featured designer is Anvita…

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Feature Designer: Jennifer Robinson

Friday, April 13, 2012

I am thrilled to share these beautiful pieces from designer Jennifer Robinson, which were created using silk screen printing, digital printing, embroidery and embellishment. Jennifer is graduating in…

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Featured Designer: Nina Levett

Friday, March 23, 2012

I thought I would wrap this week up with a little interior design inspiration! These pieces are all the work of designer Nina Levett, who lives and works…

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Textile Design: Tali Furman

Friday, March 16, 2012

Textile designer Tali Furman was kind enough to share a few designs from her new collection of digitally printed scarves, which I just love!  What really drew me…

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Graphic Designer: Celi Lee

Friday, March 9, 2012

Today’s featured designer is Celi Lee, a London based illustrator and graphic designer. Celi primarily works as a motion graphic designer, but loves the world of print and…

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New creations and tips for selling from the Aaryn West Surface Design Studio

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Hello there! Not only was Aaryn, from the Aaryn West Surface Design Studio, kind enough to share a few new prints with us, but she also agreed to…

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