V&A Pattern: A Collection of Pattern & Design
A copy of the new boxed set V&A Pattern made its way across my desk, and I couldn’t resist. The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is one of the world’s great museums of design, and the book catalogs the patterns from the museum’s collection. This first boxed set is made up of four slim volumes each contains a CD of high resolution images that will provide sources of inspiration along the lines of décor, design, textile, pattern, tone — and of course, color.
Sashiko Panel - First in the Dreaming series by Suzanne Howie - Threaded Dreaming - finished size 14 1/2" x 34 1/2" - can be used either horizontally or vertically - melding of the Japanese art of Sashiko with and Indigenous inspired design - black background - stitching in white - electric blue and ochre - sold in kit form only - Kit contains - background fabric, pattern, sashiko thread, sashiko needle, notes on how to do Sashiko - Please note - this is not a pre-printed panel…
La Petit Mort by Magnus Voll Mathiassen
A series of illustrations entitled 'Haarper's Re-route 1–3' that explore the theme of metamorphosis; fabrics and flags are ever-changing with the help of only a little breeze or a gust of wind.