A New Addition!

Monday, September 17, 2012
Ruth

Hello there! Some of you may have noticed that I took a rare break from Pattern Observer last week. Well, I am delighted to announce that it was…

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Street Patterns: Retro Garden Party

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Retro garden party street patterns

* post by Victoria Snape, images via: (Top-Right) Little Brooklyn Vintage, (Middle-Right) Vonlenska Vintage, (Bottom-Right) Sally Jane vintage,  (Bottom-Left) Bolted vintage and Court and spark UK

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Pattern Observer Holiday Break!

Thursday, December 22, 2011
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Hello there! This has been a FANTASTIC year and it has been a pleasure getting to meet so many of you creative, talented and passionate designers. I am…

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Print Show Tips from Ana Romero Monteiro

Thursday, May 5, 2011
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These beautiful prints are the work of textile designer Ana Romero Monteiro. I was drawn to the natural feel in Ana’s work and the way that they exude…

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Liebsten Blog Award

Thursday, April 7, 2011
modish

Last week Maia, from Conundrum, awarded me with the Liebsten Blog award. I had no idea what this was… But once I did a little research I was honored…

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MUSIBATTY

Thursday, March 31, 2011
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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
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*images via vogue.com 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
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*images via vogue.com 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 designm.ag, Faint Pink by Salvez Dodd, Spray Paint Texture 5…

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