Archive for the ‘Pattern.’ Category

Road block.

Sunday, March 15th, 2015


Friday, March 13th, 2015

A couple of great books showcasing staircase and gate designs. Niche, but nice.

Album No.1

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Published in 1928, almost a precursor to the Memphis movement. Via here.

Tina Jonsbu.

Monday, March 9th, 2015

Tina Jonsbu likes to draw on graph paper, which is fine by us.


Sunday, March 8th, 2015

Artist unknown.


Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

A poster for colouring in! To be honest though it’s so nice as it is we think we will leave it be.


Sunday, February 15th, 2015

By Le Diorama.


Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Paint your floorboards with hexagons.

Candy Man.

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Russian sweet wrapper museum.



Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Another lovely project from Anagrama.

Karen Barbé.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

We often check in on Karen’s blog for inspiring stitch and pattern. Her pot mats are a dream.

Olivetti 32.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Delightful patterns made using the Olivetti 32 typewriter. Created by Made by Memo.

Letters become Patterns.

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

New on the shelves. A book of 52 patterns inspired by letterforms. Risograph prints in delightful colours.



Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

A delightful archive of Alexander Girard fabrics. Right here.

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Japanese Art Deco postcards will make you happy.



Monday, December 8th, 2014

194 coasters from a classic Czech beer. All of them are amazing.

Manhole Cover Museum.

Monday, December 8th, 2014

A niche, but nice, collection of graphic covers. You might also like these.

Snowflakes; 1863.

Friday, November 28th, 2014

See the whole book here.


Wrap star.

Friday, November 28th, 2014

A collection of old illustrated gift wrap. Some is ours, some is theirs.


Kohei Sugiura.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Fantastic magazine covers from 1960s Japan. By Kohei Sugiura.

Sottsass Patterns.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Via this book.


Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Three books of 17th century kimono wrappers, right here.



Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

An epic collection of old French ribbons was discovered this morning. Here are some of our favourite spreads, click the links below for the individual books.

Velour (i) Velour (ii) Velour (iii)







Mixed (i)

Mixed (ii)


Garage of the Week.

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Spotted in Paris.

Composition 53.

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

More here.