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1. SURTEX 2016 - fizah malik

Fizah Malik is a freelance designer based in Sydney, Australia. Fizah has been working as a freelancer for almost three years now and is exhibiting at Surtex for the first time with the Nerida Hansen Agency this year. She has a love for bright colours and intricate patterns this can be seen in her portfolio collections. Nature is Fizah's biggest inspiration and says florals are her real

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2. SURTEX 2016 - onahonour

OnaHonour Surface Pattern Design & Illustration Studio will be exhibiting at Surtex with the Dot & Flow collective in Booth 244. OnaHonour is the studio label of designer Egle Petrauskaite and she is really excited as  this is her first time exhibiting at the show.

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3. SURTEX 2016 - vicky yorke

Vicky Yorke is very excited to be exhibiting for the first time this year via her agents, Jewel Branding and Licensing - booth 417. Vicky creates hand drawn illustration, surface pattern design and typography from her home studio in the Worcestershire countryside. She is obsessed with colour and pattern and has been applying this passion to create beautiful products for over a decade. She is

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4. BLUE PRINT NY 2016 - cinnamon joe

And here are a sampling of just some of the other designers who will be represented by the Cinnamon Joe Studio at Blue Print in New York between 12th-16th May. Look out for fab work from Jennifer Rehm, Susan Mansell, Andrea Turk, Tina Finn, Birdy & Bel, and Jules Anson and see their beautiful show flyers here.... Read the rest of this post

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5. DESIGNER - moira fuller

Moira Fuller is a designer based in Yorkshire, England, and her work is largely inspired by the countryside, the little creatures that share it with us, and the quirky wee things we fill our lives with. Moira graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 2002 and fell into the exhibition industry, working in venue management. After a number of years, Moira decided to take the reins and create the

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6. DESIGNER - kristen balouch

The Print & Pattern Designers for Hire Directory has gained a new entry this week in the form of Kristen Balouch who has a studio website called 'Little Blue Mushroom'. Kristen is originally from Chicago but now bases herself between her Brooklyn Apartment and farmhouse in the country. Her previous clients have included Hallmark, Papyrus, Disney, The New York Times, and Penguin. Kristen would

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7. DESIGNER - magnus riise

Print & Pattern has another new designer joining the Designers for Hire directory this week - Magnus Riise. Magnus is based in Oslo, Norway and creates surface patterns, illustrations and graphic design. He studied a BA in visual communication at the Bergen Academy of Art and Design in Norway, and also attended the Kolding School of Design, in Denmark. Magnus describes his work as "colourful,

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8. DESIGNER - jonathan miller

These fun designs are artwork from illustrator/designer Jonathan Miller who has a background in kids books and children's sleepwear. Jonathan's favourite things to draw are dinosaurs, monsters and robots and he is very talented at creating fun, cute or cartoony characters. I was very touched to receive an email from Jonathan as he was laid off from his full time design job at the end of January

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9. DESIGNER - rae ritchie

Today I wanted to showcase one of the designers from the P&P Design Directory : Rae Ritchie. Rae has a new fabric collection coming out next month with Dear Stella called Shadow Box which mixes elements of watercolor, graphite, careful linework, and hand-stamping in striking black & white. Further fabric collections will follow in April and May. Rae is based in Minneapolis where she works as a

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10. DESIGNER - emma haines

Designer and illustrator Emma Haines of Cut & Stick has recently joined the excellent Lemon Ribbon Studio as one of their Freelance Baby and Children's Graphic Designers. Here are some examples of her latest works and you can see why she is so suited to designing for babies with her soft colours and shapes and cute friendly faced characters. Emma is based in the UK in the Midlands and has just

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11. DESIGNER - joy laforme

Talking of new work designer Joy Laforme has recently added some beautiful new florals to her portfolio. Featuring a mix of artworks and repeat patterns it captures a colourful  Spring feel. Joy also has some striking black & white safari themed designs in the Spring 2016 range at Galison.

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12. DESIGNER - marina oliveira

Marina Oliveira is a Brazilian Surface Pattern Designer and Illustrator who is just breaking into the industry. Marina has a portfolio of fabulous florals just waiting to be seen on products. She works under the name Cottonflower Studio and is passionate about colour and hand drawing designs. Marina is available for licensing and commissions and has an online portfolio here.

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13. DESIGNER - alanna cavanagh

Alanna Cavanagh is a Toronto based Illustrator and Surface Designer. Alanna has recently been working with te Neues, Papyrus, Neiman Marcus, Crane Paper and more. Alanna says her work has been described as "simple yet sophisticated with a playful point of view". You can see more or get in touch online here.

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14. DESIGNER - pippa shaw

Designer Pippa Shaw recently won the Blueprint young designer contest where the prize was a free booth at the show. Pippa is now busy creating lots of new designs to take to the show in New York next month. Her prints and patterns are inspired by nature, rooted in classic design principles and imbued with a fresh, contemporary aesthetic. Pippa strives to retain the hand drawn character of her

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15. DESIGNER - michelle carlslund

Last time I featured Copenhagen based illustrator Michelle Carlslund on P&P (in July 2014) she was planning to expand her product range. A recent check of her website revealed lovely new designs on notebooks (above & below) and an expanded collection of art prints which include circus themed characters, exotic birds, and a super contemporary alphabet. You can see more from Michelle online here.

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16. DESIGNER - michele payne

These colourful designs are all the work of designer Michele Payne. Michele has been a textile designer since she graduated with a Printed Textiles degree from Brighton University in 1994. At that time she specialised in womenswear prints, working as a designer and colourist for Vasino and Miroglio Spa in Italy for four years after graduating. She then returned to the UK and worked as a 

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17. DESIGNER - nicola blanchfield

Nicola Blanchfield has a BA(Hons) degree in textile design for fashion and interiors from the University of Huddersfield. She has several years experience working within the greetings card industry. Nicola worked for Tigerprint for five of those years and currently works for UK Greetings. She has recently decided to launch her own website with a range of unique hand made products which include

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18. DESIGNER - andrea müller

Andrea Müller is an Australian-German textile/graphic designer who is passionate about quirky illustrations, fabric and sewing. Andrea is currently based in Munich, but her influences are varied as she grew up in Australia and then lived in Berlin for 14 years. Andrea works as a surface pattern designer under the studio label Jolijou (French for pretty playful) and she licenses designs with

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19. DESIGNER - frances boyd

These delicate patterns are by Frances Boyd a Freelance Surface Pattern Designer based in the Isle Of man. Frances waitresses and works with kids part time at the moment as well as looking after her three boys, but any spare time i spent drawing or on the computer creating patterns. Her dream is to commit to Surface Pattern full time as that is her true passion! Frances says she was lucky to

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20. DESIGNER - adrien cissé

Adrien Cissé is a a french product and pattern designer who has created some original designs featuring quirky motifs such as 3D flowers and Lego bricks. He likes to include humour and reverie in his work and feels he keeps a sense of his childhood dreams in his passion for design. He recently created an animated showreel for some of his patterns, which you can see in his online portfolio here.

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21. DESIGNER - lara cannon

And finally today we have a few designs from designer Lara Cannon. Lara graduated from the Rhode Island School of design in 2006 and is now based in California where she works as a freelance illustrator.

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22. DESIGNER - tilly

Tilly is a designer and illustrator based by the sea in Brighton. She had her first children's book 'Where's Will?' published in 2015 by Ivy Press with Thames and Hudson. Tilly's other clients have included National Geographic, Stella magazine, BBC, The Guardian and Bosch. Tilly likes to approach each brief with originality and a touch of humour, drawing inspiration from the everyday and the

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23. DESIGNER - james brown

This week saw a new entry in the Designers for Hire Directory. James Christopher Brown runs a studio called BRWN based in Jan Juc, Australia where he produces illustration, textile prints, graphic design and animation. James completed a degree in illustration at the University of Plymouth, UK and has been an illustrator for over 15 years. The majority of James’s career has been spent doing

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24. DESIGNER - emily emerson

Illustrator and surface designer Emily Emerson creates whimsical illustrations for children’s publishing, and lively patterns for fabric, apparel, stationery, home decor, etc. Emily wanted to share some of her latest work on P&P and would love to hear from anyone interested in her fun designs.

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25. DESIGNER - alex broad

Alex Broad is a recent graduate from Loughborough University where she studied for a BA in illustration. Alex has worked on varied projects in illustration and branding but is passionate about greetings cards and surface pattern design. This is the field Alex would love to be part of and hopes to find some commissions soon.

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