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A Quilt Cover fit for a Spring Sleep 

Hello everyone and welcome back to Styling With Jade, I hope your doing well. This week I’m going to take you through some of my favourite on trend quilt cover/duvet covers/bedspreads. 657 more words

Interior Design

Autobiography in Five chapters - a poem

Sogyal Rinpoche illustrates how we keep failing repeatedly by getting into a pattern and finally realize truth and wisdom through this beautiful poem authored by Portia Nelson: 165 more words

Somewhere In Between


Patterns are everywhere.  Life is made up of them.  We are their product.   From the extraordinary beauty of a single snowflake to the relative simplicity of the double helix which forms our DNA, patterns dominate life.  472 more words


Camilla Buchanan on Design and Public Policy

Camilla Buchanan from the UK Cabinet Office spoke about designing social investment.

She didn’t define the term and it wasn’t clear to me from context, but a quick search turned up a definition: “Social investment” is the use of repayable finance to achieve a social as well as a financial return. 290 more words


Sandjar Kozubaev on Transmedia Storytelling for Service Design

Sandjar Kozubaev, a Ph.D student from Georgia Tech spoke on the concept of Transmedia Storytelling and how it might relate to service design.

He began with Henry Jenkins’ concept of Transmedia Storytelling in which integral elements of fiction get dispersed systematically across multiple delivery channels for the purpose of creating a unified and coordinated entertainment experience. 76 more words


Weekend Giggle

I haven’t been working so much on my crochet projects which means I don’t have too much to write about lately. So to take your attention away from that, I’m going to share this cute little clip with you. 25 more words


sketching characters

Last week I started the last module of pattern design class at the Art and Business of Surface Design with Rachel Taylor. This module is called… 59 more words