Bits of Brocade
An all-over design in a half-drop repeat, created in Illustrator, so it can be re-sized easily.


This is a patchwork pieced together from many different imaginary brocades. I’ve interpreted the term “Chinoiserie” rather broadly: this design is arguably closer to Japonisme.

Why does your design stand out?

Because of the patchwork approach, and the chopped motifs using negative space.

Which kind of brands do you imagine using your design?

Dolce & Gabbana, Anthropologie, Free People

Is the design 100% created by you or is there anything we should know about any third party material used?

The design (including all motifs) is entirely mine. The photo used for the mockup is from