The Patternbank team were at London’s recent Pulse trade show for home and gifts. Pulse by Top Drawer is the ideal place to source brand new product from a mix of established brands. Our team found innovation and inspiration in the Launchpad section of the trade fair, with an array of fresh new designers displaying directional graphic and pattern use. Here we’ve featured a selection of the strongest most direction brands that caught our eye.
Trade show info – Pulse, Earls Court, London 11-13th May 2014
Peris & Corr
Peris & Corr are an eco-friendly textile screen printing company located in the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. They create a range of organic cotton and natural linen textile products all hand-printed in their studio using solvent free water-based inks.
London based Rude specialises in hand drawn illustrations that are big, bold and bright. Rude are Abi & Rupert Meats, they set out 14 years ago with a simple vision: to recreate the graphic landscape with bold urban witticisms and motifs. Patternbank love their new stationery collection which is a mix of fun pattern plays and colourful typographical statement prints that bring everyday items to life.
Rosehip’s stationery & greeting card designs take their inspiration from vintage fabrics and wallpapers,the interaction between colour and form, and the playful juxtaposition of the traditional with the contemporary. See more designs at Rosehipcards.co.uk
Drawing on a love of colour, vintage objects and all things childlike, Rosie Wonders beautiful handmade greeting cards are delicately hand embellished with colourful glitter. Working from an East London studio, Rosie designs products to evoke a sense of nostalgia.
Jessamy Llewellyn is the designer behind a new and exciting brand of printed home and gift-ware inspired by the suburbs of her south London home. From the open spaces of the city parks, to the rows of neatly packed houses and the sights and colours of a bustling city she illustrates and creates patterns in her distinctive and charming style. Jessamy.co
Since 2003, Barcelona based Chispum has been a pioneering brand in creative decorative vinyls as it has shown that ideas can be explained and stories can be told beyond paper.