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The UPPERCASE Surface Pattern Design Guide 

100 portfolios from designers around the world.

Expert advice about showing at SURTEX from show organizers as well as Lilla Rogers and Elizabeth Olwen.

Portfolio tips from Cloud9 Fabrics, Liberty Art Fabrics, TeNeues Publishing, Print & Pattern and Sew Mama Sew.

How to live a life full of pattern with Lotta Jansdotter.

Behind the scenes at digital fabric printer Spoonflower. 

BONUS content about how our cover designer Jan Avellana is realizing a dream of her own fabric collection with Windham Fabrics.

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