Category: Fabric

Sustainable Textiles & Fashion

When you get time to play! I designed this one just for me! There’s a story behind this… I created this ‘Butterfly Dance’ print almost exactly 2 years ago & worked on the original drawing whilst on a sketching trip in Italy. It was later printed on to upholstery fabrics & a USA licensed notebook range. […]

Happy 30th Birthday to Adobe Photoshop!

Wishing the happiest of birthday’s to Adobe Photoshop! Photoshop has been such an important part of my design career! I have also been able to teach thousands of creatives from all around the world how to design with beauty, ease & authenticity using this wonderful software. Below are just a few examples of designs I’ve created […]

Sustainable Fashion Photoshoot in Cuba!

SO EXCITED to share this post! There’s all sorts of reasons why my head is exploding & my heart is bursting with happiness. I’ll try & explain! So the images you see champion #sustainstablefashion they also celebrate my love of creating fun, unisex & multicultural designs. I want my prints & patterns to have wide […]

Retro Camper Van Fabric Design Commission on TV!

Last year I was asked by Channel 4’s award winning daytime TV show Find It Fix It Flog It to design a bespoke 70s inspired fabric to be used for curtains in a retro camper van. You can find the original feature on episode 11 of series 3 around 28:00 | 37.10 | 41.49. It was really fun & […]

NEW 👚 Fashion Range with Doc Cotton!

We’re so excited to announce the launch of my new fashion range with Doc Cotton! Recently my love for travel & nature have combined to form a new collection of designs & I just couldn’t wait to get to see them on fashion! Being able to wear my own designs is so amazing. I’ve seen […]

✂️Customise Your Jacket✂️ Service Launched!

My collaborative ‘Customise Your Jacket’ service is now up & running in the studio shop! Simion (Reloved Upholstery) & I are so excited to bring you this unique way of individualising your jacket & best of all there’s an array of fabrics to choose from! The designs featured below are my ‘Fanciful Foxtail’ & ‘Foxtail Seeds’ prints, […]

The Diversity in Surface Pattern Design

I’ve been sat thinking about my book content & drafting ideas for my sister company global online design school Make it in Design too & these past 12 months have been a whirlwind! What I love about the surface pattern industry is no two days are the same. I’ve designed for greeting cards to fashion, worked […]

Find It Fix It Flog It Feature #2

I was so excited to finally see the lovely feature that my quirky, bespoke upholstery fabric received on award winning daytime TV show Find It Fix It Flog It! I was asked by the wonderful presenter Simon O’Brien to design a unique, bespoke design to be printed on upholstery fabric for an antique, winged back chair […]

Find It Fix It Flog It Feature

I was asked by the lovely people at Channel 4’s award winning daytime TV show Find It Fix It Flog It to design a bespoke retro fabric so the talented Gemma Longworth could kit out a classic campervan with it. I spotted Gemma on the telly box working her magic with my fabric to create some funky […]

Reloved Upholstery Collection – Grand Designs Live

Last week we have you sneak peek at Rachael’s upcoming collaboration with Reloved Upholstery for a live demonstration at Grand Designs Live. Today we wanted to give you a better look at the designs Rachael provided for Simion’s Ottomini live build (a small & cute version of an ottoman/footstool). The demos will be on May 8th & […]