Monthly Vignette: December 2013

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

It’s hard to believe it’s already mid-January; December flew by and then suddenly it was 2014! I hope the first few weeks of the new year have been…

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Children’s Trend: Nordic Ice

Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Pattern Observer children's trend - nordic ice

Images via: Scotch & Soda, Sarah and Bendrix, gingiber, Onszelf, ESP no.1, Juniper Wilde, Fine Little Day, Ferm Living, Isak, a girls right to dream “Take inspiration from wintery mountains, lakes and woods. Cute illustrated creatures, geometric and…

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Street Patterns: Graphic Monochrome

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Graphic monochrome street patterns

Amazing monochromatic inspiration from The Creativist, Joanna Pybus and Abbey Galloway

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Monthly Vignette: November 2013

Monday, December 9, 2013

Music by Jahzzar We like to take a moment each month to revisit all of the fabulous patterns and designers that we shared the month before–these posts may have…

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Trend Report: Black Outlines

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Images via: (Clockwise) “Wire pattern” by Mark Skipper, “IMG_3612” by Gritty Jane, “crossing lines |1|” by Krzysztof Aaron, “black and white framework” by TschiAe, “shadows on the deck” by Liz West We spied a terrific trend…

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Street Patterns: Brocade

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Brocade street patterns

Brocade street patterns with images by Thrifted and Modern, Vintage Grime, and Natalie and Alanna

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Monthly Vignette: September 2013

Monday, October 21, 2013

Music by Jahzzar Now that we are well into October, it’s nice to think back to last month when the days were a bit longer and the leaves…

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Street Patterns: Autumn Leaves

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Autumn leaves street patterns

Post by Victoria Snape. Images via: (Top row left) Netamente (Middle row left) Maelu Designs (Middle row right) Maelu Designs (Bottom row right) Netamente

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Trend Report: Stripes of Varying Widths

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Images via: (Clockwise from top left) “striped ceiling” by liz west, “The Upright stripes” by the great 8, “013/365 Stripes” by Oscar Castañón Barragán, “Stripes” by Peter Taylor, “Stripes” by Kevin Dooley, “Stripes” by…

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Children’s Trend: Only the Horses

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
only the horses

Post by Claire Carey. Images via: Supertrash, Fable Baby, Smallable, Stella McCartney, Flamingos & Dominoes via Bambinogoodies, Anthropologie, Bonbi Forest, Eadweard Muybridge, Stella McCartney, Babiekins “… Only the Horses (and a few zebras!) – a fun story with…

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