Patterns of London Fashion Week 2017

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So I’m not usually into Fashion Week’s because fashion doesn’t bother me. I mean I love a good shopping spree as much as the next girl but crazy fashion fads (I’m looking at you loafers!) just don’t excite me. BUT one thing that has stricken me looking at vogue.com is all the lovely patterns that I am seeing for Autumn/Winter 2017. Catwalks were 19th Feb.

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A Christmas Wish

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It’s been a crazy month over here but thought I’d finally take the time to wish any followers or visitors a very Merry Christmas! I’ve got one last designer to show you all before the festivities commence and I go off on my travels again.

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Japanese Patterns

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I’m finally back! And in a completely different city. I’ve moved away from Aberdeen and started a new job in the website industry all fun and games – here’s hoping it stays that way!

Today I bring you something completely different, something I would probably never have looked twice at – Japanese art. Now I know it’s a massive culture of traditional printing techniques and intricate details to tell stories but I just never looked at it and went WOW! But now I have thanks to good old Patternbank. (Take a look at their stuff here you won’t be disappointed) Continue reading

Papergang – October Subscription

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Hello this is me FINALLY reviewing October’s Box from Papergang. Long story short working full time hours whilst trying to organise moving to a different city and combine that with a postal service leads to things being forgotten. Anyway enough of my terrible excuses it’s Papergang time! This month was filled with stationery covered in pretty illustrated animals featuring artists Maddy Vian and Gemma Correll.

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Hygge & West Paper Fashion

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I am really excited about this next one in the Hygge & West journey as I adore her work and with high profile client list I think other people like her too. I’m talking about Katie Rodgers who is the artist behind all the whimsical designs of Paper Fashion.

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