Neutral Color Palette African Inspired Print Collection

I had so much fun creating this collection. I wanted the feel of African Mudcloth, but with a really simple, sophisticated feel. The Heart and Diamond patter in the upper left was the first pattern I created for this collection and I love the grassy texture that really gives the pattern some depth and texture….

Neutral Heart & Diamond Print

I wanted a simple yet graphic print for this collection. The colors are in line with the coordinates, but this pattern is on a larger scale. This is one of the first patterns I’ve ever created with Corel Paintshop Pro, and I think it worked out rather well. Quite honestly, I don’t even remember the…

Neutral Colored West African Print Collection

As part of the Textile Design Lab Summer of Creativity, I discovered a new love for West African inspired textiles.  I love the bold colors of African fabrics – but I also love the simple black and white (or cream and white, or white with charcoal) designs that are so classic but completely modern.  These…

Abstract Circles and Stripes Print

This print reminds me of the craftsman-style movement.   The colors are neutral, but deep and rich.  There are abstract circles, along with subtle stripes – think sunset over canyons and you’ve got the inspiration for this print.  I wanted to keep the colors muted so it can go anywhere, and honestly when I design I…

Beach Rose Border Print

This series of prints was inspired by the beach roses that grow wild along the Atlantic coast line of the Northeast United States.  They are vibrant pink and when they are blooming, they are simply stunning! Beach Rose Border Print Pink White Shower Curtain by SandandChi Beach Rose Border Print Pink and White Bath Mat…