Category: Surface Pattern Design

From The Archive – India Summer Stems

Hello everyone! Every Tuesday here on the blog we want to start sharing designs deep from within the Rachael Taylor archive. We’re saying goodbye to & celebrating the last of Summer today with our ‘India Summer Stems’ design from the archive. The design is a layered piece of patterns clipped within shapes, mark-making & tonal […]

More From Behind The Scenes – Photoshoot 3

Hi everybody! It’s been some exciting times in the studio with lots of fun photoshoots happening! Last week it was time to shoot Rachael’s newly tidied & styled indoor studio as we captured Rachael working away. You can keep up with more from behind the scenes on Rachael’s Instagram where she shares daily stories. Such […]

From The Archive – Circular Eccentric

Hello everyone! Every Tuesday here on the blog we want to start sharing designs deep from within the Rachael Taylor archive. Today we are sharing Rachael’s ‘Circular Eccentric’ design, which was designed in 2014. Isn’t it amazing what you can do with one simple motif? The design is made up of the same shape, which […]

Fun In The New Studio!

After a fun few days of filming last week for our sister site Make it in Design, the MIID team & the RT studio team had a bit of fun in Rachael’s new outdoor studio as we took some fun photos on the bespoke vinyl floor design! A post shared by Rachael Taylor (@rachaeltaylor_) on Sep […]

Make it in Design Filming – Sneak Peek!

Hello everyone! Today we’re sharing a little sneak peek at some bran new filming we are doing for our sister site Make it in Design! Founders Rachael & Beth have been happily working away as we prepare brand new content for The Art & Business of Surface Pattern Design modules. Watch this space! You can see […]

So Much COLOUR! – Photoshoot

Hi everybody! The last few days have been very busy as I’ve been preparing for multiple photoshoots & some filming days for my sister site Make it in Design. I’ve had a lot of fun prepping & styling my new outdoor studio! Below is a little peek at some of the preparation that goes into […]

Styling With Quirky Details #2

When it comes to styling a room I think that it’s the quirky details that really finish it & make it that much more interesting. Today I wanted to share some inspiration with you & some tips I’ve picked up from styling my own home with quirky little details: Think about the floor – I created a […]

Bespoke Floor Vinyl Fitting

In June you may have spotted my post about designing a bespoke floor vinyl for my new outdoor studio cabin & the dream finally came true! You can refer to that previous post for all of the design challenges we came across. You also check out this post that shows you the printing process by […]

Fashion Fabric – Dress 2 – Bea

I made a promise to myself this year to branch out & try new things with my designs, so when I finally decided to get my designs printed onto fabric & have them sewn up into unique dresses, I was a little nervous & hugely excited! For my second dress I wanted to go a […]

Colourful Summer Sale – 30% Off!

Hi everybody! We’re enjoying the last weeks of Summer here in the UK so we wanted to give our lovely followers a special treat! Use the 30% off code below to grab something colourful from our shop to celebrate those Summer vibes through the rest of August. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Get 30% off across the shop* with […]