Featured Designer: Brittany McLaughlin

Friday, October 9, 2015

Brittany McLaughlin has been part of the Pattern Observer community for years and is one of eleven designers to have earned our Award of Excellence, given to designers who…

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Interview with Caroline Cecil, Guest Expert for October in the Textile Design Lab

Monday, October 5, 2015

We are thrilled to announce that our Textile Design Lab guest expert for the month of October is Caroline Cecil, the CEO and founder of San Francisco-based Caroline Cecil Textiles. Caroline…

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Hand-printed Fabrics by Soda + Stitch

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Jemma Bell is the founder of Soda + Stitch, which specializes in selling hand block printed fabrics by the meter and also offers the opportunity for customers to order…

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New Products by Swift Textiles

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Swift Textiles is an independent design brand, co-owned by Michal Fierstein and Roni Yeheskel and handcrafted in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Israel. (You may remember Swift from our post last…

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Swift Handcrafted Textiles

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
swift composition

Photos by Tamuz Rachman   Swift is a handmade textile design brand based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Founders Michal and Roni studied weaving and printing at Shenkar College of…

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Product Feature: Robyn Glaser Home

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Robyn Glaser Home is a new new line of home and fashion accessories featuring an array of timeless graphic patterns.  “Robyn, the brand’s talented leader and constant inspiration,…

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Laura Olivia’s “Boho Collection”

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Bee Eaters Chalk cushion print

Do you remember Laura Olivia’s gorgeous work from our feature last fall? Well we were excited to learn that Laura recently launched a new range of digitally printed cushions,…

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Twofold Contemporary Textiles

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Today we are delighted to share a short interview with Twofold founder Jessica Warner Stites. Twofold is “the online destination for textiles, pillows, throws, scarves, table runners and…

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Featured Studio: Mamimu

Friday, October 25, 2013

Happy Friday everyone!!! I am so excited to share these amazing patterned products from Mamimu, an independent Japanese design studio based in London. I have a tremendous amount of respect for…

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