Patternpeople : print inspirations july 2009

Matthew Williamson


Matthew Williamson's new patterns with their flowing organic forms that look like corals and rocks being tumbled through ocean waves. The dress on right reminds of sunsets and sand, the one in the middle is like turbulent waters and dark shiny rock formations, and the one on the right is all coral and fish scales.

Hervé Léger for Max Azria



Known for its stark simplicity, the prints at Léger are a bold contrast to the soft smudgy flowers seen on many of the womens wear lines. These prints create a strong and original female attitude--the Modern Bitch Queen.

Mushy Ditsies



Erdem, Sonia Rykiel, Anna Sui, Sonia Rykiel

Small-scale mushed-up florals on dark grounds. Discuss.

Bows


DVF, Marc Jacobs (x2), Christian Lacroix


Lace


Christian Lacroix, Alexander McQueen, Valentino, Alexander McQueen, Valentin


Courtesy of Patternpeople.

Pattern People is a surface print studio based in Portland, Oregon. Here, Jessie and Claudia, along with some amazing contributing artists, create artwork for apparel and interior companies.
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