The Wonder in Us

Sabine Pieper is a Berlin-based fashion photographer/illustrator who recently illustrated an ad campaign for the Dutch company Vlisco, which I wrote about a while ago.

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Last week I read an article on the Huffington Post entitled "10 Things Americans Can Learn from Amsterdammers" by Erin Farber.

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Finding A Natural Focus

10/15/2012 12:54 PM

Last week I received a link in my inbox to an inspiring blog post by Michelle Fifis over at Pattern Observer. The post was titled "Filling the Void in Today's Textile Design Marketplace"

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Feeling stuck, but hopeful.

10/11/2012 12:56 PM

This week I've been doing what feels like banging my head against a wall, trying to complete a new design series. Does this ever happen to you?

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A few weeks ago I purchased a book called The Artist's Way, by Julia Cameron. If you don't know it, you can read more about it at juliacameronlive.

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Registered for Surtex

10/6/2012 12:58 PM

Yesterday I officially registered for next year's Surtex, which will take place May 19-21, 2013 at the Javits Center in NYC, Provided my application is accepted.

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Paris. Now quieting down.

10/4/2012 1:00 PM

Last weekend I had the privilege of visiting my favorite city in the world - Paris - for the 8th time. I'm definitely neglecting the rest of the world with my repeated adventures

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Last week I checked out one of Tricia Guild's books from the library, and she got me really inspired about wallpaper design, or designing for interiors in general.

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Did you know it's the yarn and fiber folks we need to be watching for trend direction? That they're always signaling what's next?

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Wallpaper Designs

9/11/2012 1:06 PM

Here are some of my recent wallpaper designs in context. These and others will be shown tomorrow and Thursday at Indigo Brussels. For a while I was really focused on...

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