This collection features 300 designs from the newest generation of patterndesigners who are experimenting with new formats to create the mosteclectic and inspiring collection of patterns in a single volume. Manydesigners are fusing hidden messages in their pattern designs whichultimately show up in a diverse range of materials, not just dye orpigments on fabric. A pattern can be lovely looking or perfectly fitting onthe thing that it covers - but it gets more interesting if it gives anannotation on the object to which it is connected. This book featurespatterns from a diverse range of designers from all over the globe who arepushing the boundaries of textiles and printed materials. The patternsfeatured are delightful and unexpected.