Month: February 2017

An interview with Coloring Queen

I was recently interviewed by the fabulous Coloring Queen about my new adult colouring book ‘Passion for Patterns’. The coloring queen is a well-known blogger of all things related to colouring books. Having hundreds herself, she likes to share with other colouring book enthusiasts and colourists the latest news, ideas, tips, etc. I was delighted […]

Need a logo designing?

Designers are versatile people. My work is mostly textile and surface pattern design, but I also do some graphic design work, creating logo’s, posters and flyers for clients, like the one I did here: My client was setting up a fantastic new SME freshly preparing and selling healthy delicious nutritious meals and she asked for […]

WGSN Lifestyle Interiors Autumn/Winter 18 Macro trends

Image courtesy of WGSN Design matters Sustainability, recycling and up-cycling are at the forefront of this trend. The industrial look just became softer with an almost smudge grey cast and worn look to them peppered with unusual ‘brights’ to balance the colour palette. Downsizing, de-cluttering, up-cycling and affordable spaces are all key to this trend […]

Now selling on Patternbank!

On Patternbank you can explore thousands of royalty-free and exclusively licensed print, pattern and textile designs from the world’s largest online collection of textile designers. Going through my 2016 design folder I realised I had loads of patterns I hadn’t used like the two below, what a waste! So I’ve decided to now sell these […]

What can I do for you?

Over the years, I have designed patterns for a diverse mix of products; luggage, holdalls, rugs, cushions, doorstops, hallway runners, indoor and outdoor mats, draught excluders, plastic waste bins, crockery, decorative cardboard storage, kids playmats, beanbags, kitchen textiles, lampshades, travel cots, changing bags, bedding, curtains and stationery. Phew! When you write it all down it’s […]