Inside Lottozero

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Inside Lottozero is an international exhibition currently taking place at Lottozero / textile laboratories — “a center for textile design, art and exchange with an open lab for textile production,…

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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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History of Surface Design: Damask

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Series on the history of surface design by Julie Gibbons.   You might be forgiven these days if you think of damask as a type of pattern, featuring elaborately…

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Featured Designer: Gauri Malhotra

Friday, November 21, 2014

Gauri Malhotra is a textile designer based in Delhi, India. She sent us a gorgeous lookbook showing her design process from moodboard to finished textile, and we are…

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