Thursday, December 27, 2012

Color | Emerald Beauty

Fritz Kredel | Pottery Barn | Carcharel | Gelden Kirchen | Agnes Martin

Just because the holidays are here, it doesn't mean you have to wear red and green. Mix it up with softer shades for an updated look.

Monday, December 24, 2012

Friday, December 21, 2012

Resource | Romantic Blooms photo pack

Whether you’re designing a dramatic winter floral or a happy summer print, Pattern People's new Romantic Blooms photo pack is the perfect resource created with you – the surface designer – in mind. In this set, you’ll find over one hundred high resolution photos that make a great starting point for all your pattern needs. Featuring roses, peonies, hydrangeas, and other big, romantic blooms, we've got you covered. And, did we mention, the images are royalty free.  Check it out!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Gift Guide | Botanical Picks

Select a bouquet of botanical themed objects or prints for the plant lover in your life.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Trend Alert | Winged Beasts

Paul & Joe | Jil Sander | Mary Katrantzou | Thakoon | Background from Flickr

What's the latest trend? Put a bird on it!  Parrots, hummingbirds, butterflies and other winged creatures spread their wings on high fashion and street wear.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Paradise Prints

Birds, butterflies, ferns, and foliage create a lush backdrop to the draped or form-fitting silhouettes from Modern Love's Spring 2013 collection. The tropical direction seen on the runways continues here as well in the intricate patterns designed by Sarah Arnett.