Designer: Claire Martin

Friday, March 2, 2012

Happy Friday!!! I feel like I say that every Friday, but I just love the excitement of the upcoming weekend. Things are very busy around here, so I…

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Textile Designer: Amy Sia

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

  I was really drawn to the colors and majestic feel of these pieces from designer Amy Sia. “The collection was inspired by the tropics, the amazing colours…

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Surface Design Studio: Pappenpop

Friday, February 24, 2012

Hello there Pattern Observer! Today’s work comes to us from the Madrid-based studio, Pappenpop, which is “dedicated to the creation of designs that genuinely come to life, seduce…

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Textile Designer: Jaquelina Freitas

Friday, February 10, 2012

Happy Friday!!!! How cute are these prints???! They are by designer Jaquelina Freitas, who immediately wowed me with her beautiful work and true passion for print and pattern….

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Textile Designer: Jen Cheema

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

I hate to say it, but sometimes the world of textile design can be a bit stale. I love classic designs and there will always be a large…

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Print Studio: NataMari Designs

Friday, February 3, 2012

It’s Friday!!!!!!!! We have had a sunny week here in Portland, Oregon, so my spirits are lifted and I am ready for a beautiful weekend! And…what a better…

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Textile Designer: Sarah Bagshaw

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

The beauties that you see above are the work of Sarah Bagshaw, a very talented up-and-coming textile designer from the UK. Sarah has been a designer, illustrator and…

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Textile Designer: Tracy Guglia

Friday, January 27, 2012

Happy Friday!!! What a week! Last night’s Webinar was SO MUCH FUN and I will be sharing the recording, as well as the worksheet, with you loyal newsletter…

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Textile Designer: Lesley Merola

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Lesley Merola, from hunt + gather studio, was kind enough to share a few new pieces from her online collection. Lesley does a wonderful job with colors and…

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Surface Designer: Ana Montiel

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

These textural wonders are the work of London-based visual artist and designer: Ana Montiel. Ana works as an illustrator, art director and designer and has collaborated with brands…

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