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1. PAPERCHASE WEEK - round up

It is the last day of looking at Paperchase's current range of designs and I have pieced together a final round-up of cards, wrap, and stationery. I really loved this Ponies design on wrapping paper, floral tulip style pattern and the geometric and wood eco pads.

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2. PAPERCHASE - 20% discount

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3. PAPERCHASE - cards

And finally we end the week with a selection of cards spotted in Paperchase. Publishers featured include Cinnamon Aitch, Caroline Gardner, Ecojot, Soosichacha and Paperchase own label.

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4. PAPERCHASE - boutigue

It is of course Thanksgiving Day today in the USA so lots of our American readers will be busy spending time with family. So its appropriate that my Paperchase post today features an american designer Anna Bond of the Rifle Paper Co. whose designs are stocked by Paperchase. The above card is taken from the Rifle website and the snaps below were from the boutique gift room at the Paperchase AW14

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5. PAPERCHASE - snackpackers

Paperchase week continues today with a design range for the young and young at heart called 'Snackpackers'. This is one of the cute style collections that Paperchase do so well featuring kawaii style characters. A lion flies around the world in a balloon meeting animals and foods from different countries. Snackpackers is a full collection with lots of products including as you would imagine

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6. PAPERCHASE - spora

Very different from the above Snackpackers comes this more sophisticated range from Paperchase called 'Spora'. This mushroom inspired range comes in black and white with shots of orange and features on stationery and homewares. Besides the main mushroom print there are two complimentary patterns of stripes and spots. All available now at Paperchase,

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7. PAPERCHASE - sleepy owls

We are having a week of celebrating Paperchase here on Print & Pattern and today begins with their new 'Sleepy Owls' collection. Rows of graphic owls, all asleep with their eyes closed feature on notebooks stationery, cards, wrap, and mugs. The colour palette is reminiscent of mid-century modern with turquoise, orange and yellow most often used on a neutral stone ground. Available in stores and

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8. PAPERCHASE - mugs

Here are some of the other mug designs currently available at Paperchase along with the previously menttioned Sleep Owls design. There are colourful ponies, a parrot and peacock, The Owl & the Pussycat and a gold winged horse from the Cosmic collection.

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9. PAPERCHASE - 2015 diaries

The colourful ponies design see on a mug in the last post also feature on a 2015 diary at Paperchase. Scroll down for a selection of next years diary designs which include designs in all tastes and sizes.

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10. PAPERCHASE - part 1

More lovely Paperchase items today starting with this colourful pears design which is part of a pack of three exercise books. I also fell for the little dashes pattern which features in another multi pack and uses neons on dark navy. Also catching my eye were the various Cuckoo Clock products, especially as this has been a popular theme with designers recently. And at the bottom of this post

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11. PAPERCHASE - part 2

Paperchase always have a wide variety of notebooks in stock - with everything from embroidered felt covers (above) to more practical plastic covers (below). New arrivals include a selection of Animal exercise books - billy bear, freddy fox etc. and a stack of Scandinavian style birds. Scroll down to see a selection with many more online here.

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12. PAPERCHASE - dreamscape

It is Paperchase week here on Print & Pattern and there will be something for everyone as I'll be posting images taken at their AW14 press show and snapshots from in store. We begin with Dreamscape a full product line in delicate coral and pale lilac based around a woodland theme. The main print features cute characters mixed with linear plant drawings and their is a more grown up print in the

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13. PAPERCHASE - butterflies/dark romance

The second Paperchase collection today is Butterflies. Besides the cute and the colourful Paperchase always do a range of darker moodier prints or vintage flavoured collections and Butterflies fits this brief. Using a combination of delicate pastel pink and classic grey it features detailed butterfly drawings. This range is mainly in stationery and female gifts such as bags, umbrellas, and hot

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14. TEXTILES - villa nova : makela

Today's posts feature fresh design collections from Villa Nova. Nottingham based Villa Nova are part of The Romo Group and they design and produce an eclectic range of furnishing and upholstery fabrics as well as wallpapers. This September saw the launch of several new collections including the colourful 'Makela' with its bold, graphic prints comprising of standout florals, abstract geometrics

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15. TEXTILES - villa nova : avebury

The next collection from Villa Nova is 'Avebury' a unity of classic and modern style. Available in six colour groups, quince, charcoal, lime, petrol/Ink, coral and orchid it features geometric and organic patterned embroideries made with handcrafted elements. These include a screen printed tree motif with hand embroidered highlights, a classic trellis appliqué with hints of embroidery and a

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16. TEXTILES - scion

Fabric and wallpaper brand Scion were thrilled to see that the new John Lewis Christmas advert features two of their eye-catching Scion Living rugs: Kaleido and Yoki. The pattern designs were taken from their best-selling fabrics and made in conjunction with leading rug manufacturer Brink & Campman. This gave me the perfect excuse to check in to Scion and see what else was new since we last

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18. SCRAPBOOK - adrienne looman

Hall Pass is a new scrapbook collection designed by Adrienne Looman for Websters Pages. The school days inspired theme is perfect for scrapbooking events such as a first day at school. Patterns feature pencils, owls, florals, alphabets, and crosswords. Hall Pass was released last month and you can see the full collection online here. Below : Adrienne also has her own

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19. FABRICS - miriam bos

Today's posts all feature forthcoming collections from Birch Fabrics, starting with this wonderful range of prints by Miriam Bos. Called Wild Land, after the grassy plains of North America  its a Native American inspired collection with painted horses and teepees. There are eight patterns available in different colours which can be seen online here.

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20. NEW PRODUCTS - starling store

For today's Friday eye candy I have looked to online shop Starling Store. New lines include notebooks, tea towels, lampshades and a tote bag from Atelier LZC, Art prints (above & below) by Kitty McCall and kitchenware from the brilliant Darling Clementine. See these new arrivals and more online at Starling Store.

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21. ILLUSTRATION - pintachan

More fun designs just because its Friday with a selection from Pablo Rueda or ‘Pintachan‘ as he calls himself, an illustrator based in in Northern Spain. Pablo collects children's illustration books and loves vintage sci-fi. His clients have included Anorak Magazine, 1973, and Jamie Oliver. Open for commissions you will Pablo online here at Pintachan.

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22. PACKAGING - talking tables

I really like this packaging design by Talking Tables for their latest 'Table Trivia' range of quiz games. Simple pared down graphics and bright colours give them a fresh modern look. They really caught my eye on display in Waterstones this week and they are also available to buy online at John Lewis. DESIGN COMPETITION Talking Tables are also running a card design competition to

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23. STATIONERY/CARDS - peggy oliver

Today's posts all feature designs from a new brand called Peggy Oliver. The brand has grown out of the Imprint design studio who are known for their card and wrap collections. The designs were created by two of Imprint's designers : Peggy and Oliver hence the name. I came across their designs this weekend in John Lewis and had to find out more. Their first collection was launched in 2014 and

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24. CHRISTMAS - peggy oliver

Peggy Oliver also have a modern and vibrant 'Holiday' collection featuring colourful paper cut style trees and snowflakes. Products include Christmas cards, gift bags, coasters and paper plates. As seen online here.

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25. STORE SNAPS - peggy oliver

And finally the snaps that alerted me to the Peggy Oliver brand. I first spotted them in John Lewis where they sit very nicely with John Lewis' own Copenhagen range. John Lewis are stocking a few of the Peggy Oliver products in their UK stores now.

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