Archive for the ‘Pattern.’ Category


Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Pysanka is the Ukrainian art of decorating eggs, using ink and a wax resist. More here.

Riso nice.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

A series of Risograph prints inspired by embroidery grids and patterns. By Sigrid Calon


Weave your way.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Karen Barb├ęs blog is consistently lovely, her recent paper weaving try outs are especially nice.


Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

The art of Japanese stencilling as demonstrated in these beautiful old book pages via letterology.

Cat Brick.

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014


Fleurs (1929).

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Such a beautiful collection of shape & colour. Thanks to 50 watts.


Salto Papir.

Saturday, March 29th, 2014



Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

More here.

Things we saw in Lisbon.

Monday, March 24th, 2014

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Petrol Station of the Week.

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

We think it’s in Limerick, by Maser.

Composition of Harmonic Curves.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Albers Bricks.

Friday, March 7th, 2014


Tuesday, March 4th, 2014


Form us with love.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Wood fibre tiles from here. via thisispaper

Quilty Pleasures.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Stephen Sollins make quilts out of envelope security patterns, which is fine by us. via INT.



Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Mordvalaisten pukuja kuoseja (1896)

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

A book of traditional Mordvin costume patterns. The whole book is here, it’s rather good.


Free sample.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Two old fabric sample books from france. Click the picture and get the whole tome.


100 Kamon.

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Kamon, Japanese family crests, via here.


Geometrical Drawing: a collection of plates for use in elementary mechanical drawing (1915)

Friday, January 10th, 2014

More here.



Thursday, January 9th, 2014

A tile collection by Commune.

Zachary Royer Scholz.

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

20 experiments with envelope security patterns. Many more here.





Lo Siento.

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

A neat little identity for a restaurant by Barcelona group Lo Siento.

Images en Gommettes/Pictures with Stickers

Monday, January 6th, 2014



Sunday, January 5th, 2014