19 October 2017

NEW WORK - emily emmerson

We have a real treat today with a look at some new designs by Emily Emerson. Emily creates a lot of illustrations for children's publishing and creates cute and whimsical patterns for fabric, apparel, stationery, home decor and more. These prints featuring sweet nautical designs and friendly farmyard creatures are brand new and fresh to the market so if you love Emily's work and style you can make any sale/licesning enquiries via her website here.

DESIGNER - anna london

Anna London was born in California but is currently based in Berlin. Anna loves to create colorful bold patterns that retain a hand drawn feel. She has been creating a lot of new work after a few years hiatus away from surface pattern, while working full time as an in-house designer. But now she is back into it and really enjoying herself! She is now available for freelance commissions and can be found online here.

18 October 2017

CARDS - sunshine and freckles

Rebecca Brookes is a greetings cards designer and illustrator from Leek in Staffordshire. Rebecca is now publishing her own cards under the name Sunshine and Freckles. She has 24 designs in her everyday card range and 5 Christmas designs in her 'Christmas Kisses' range! Rebecca has had previous success with her stationery designs being featured in Brides magazine and she has advertised in Vogue. Rebecca is now looking for stockists and you can see the full range of cards or order a trade catalogue online here.

KIDS DESIGN - primark

Next up we have a few motifs and patterns spotted in my local branch of Primark recently. Bunnies, butterflies, and kittens seem to be the favourite subjects....

17 October 2017

KIDS DESIGN - boots mini club

Today Print & Pattern looks at children design with some of  the new Autumn arrivals at Boots Mini Club. There are patterns and placements prints on clothing for babies and children up to 6 years. Here are some of the best in a mixture of store snapshots and web finds.