The Secret History of Patterns
Online and On Demand
with Susan Schultz, Decor Tours
With infinite patterns to choose from and create, why have certain patterns become codified into our design DNA? What makes the decorative curling comma of a paisley so compelling…and why is it named after a small town in Scotland? What’s the difference between a plaid and tartan? Why did toiles become so closely associated with bucolic 18th century country life? Discover the background on some of the design world’s most iconic pattern styles, as we review their development over the centuries as well as some exceptional contemporary interpretations.