Archive for the ‘Pattern.’ Category

Julio le Parc.

Friday, May 8th, 2015

Spot frenzy courtesy of Julio.

Embroidery Studies.

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015


Thursday, April 30th, 2015

A marble sample book via Cooper Hewitt.

Victoria Amazonica.

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Leaf of the week, and probably, somewhere, a fabulous drag queen.

It’s a wrap.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

One for pattern lovers, amazing old kimonos. You will also like these



Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Inga Sempé for Mutina. Molto molto dreamy!


Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

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

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.