Pattern Stories

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Drawn to Nature: Illustrator Lisel Jane Ashlock
Much of Lisel Jane Ashlock’s childhood was spent knuckle-deep in the soil of the family garden or bird watching with her self-proclaimed “naturalist” mother....
Beekman 1802: Living, Working, & Decorating on a 60-Acre Farm in Upstate New York
Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell When Brent Ridge, a doctor specializing in geriatrics at New York City’s Mount Sinai and the head of Martha...
Pattern Players: Martha Dayton
Martha Dayton is a Minneapolis-based designer that creates welcoming, sophisticated, and beautifully balanced residential and commercial spaces. Known for expert space planning and a...
Pattern Players: Elsie Larson
When Elsie Larson of A Beautiful Mess moved into a new home earlier this year, and reached out to us about using one of...
Pattern Players: Carmeon Hamilton
When we first came across Carmeon Hamilton of Nubi Interiors, we fell head over heels for her fearless approach to design. Whether its all-over...
Product + Pattern: Scott McGlasson
Photography by David Ellis We met Scott McGlasson of Woodsport at a trade show when we were first starting out—his booth was across from...
Product + Pattern: Tasha Schultz
When styling the photoshoot for our new PATCH NYC collection, we craved pieces that conveyed a sense of lived-in luxury, authenticity, and maybe even...
Pattern Players: Susannah Watts
Photo by Jaelynn Rose Photography Based in Grand Rapids, MI, designer Susannah Watts of Swatts & Co. Design Studio has been nominated as HGTV...
Pattern Players: Kwandaa Roberts of Tiny House Calls
When she's not seeing patients or chasing around her two young children, Dr. Kwandaa Roberts can be found using her precise surgical skills in...
Pattern Players: Batya Stepelman
Photo by Matthew Eaton Photo Pattern people are our kind of people, and Batya Stepelman is nothing if not a pattern person. Founder of...
Pattern Players: Holly Williams
As if critically acclaimed country singer and songwriter weren't enough accomplishments for one lifetime, Holly Williams has also added retail shop owner (she owns...
Pattern Players: Mary Heffernan of Five Marys Farms
Who hasn't dreamed of ditching their 9-to-5, moving to the country, and living on a farm? Mary Heffernan has turned what many can only...
Pattern Players: Teacher Kristin Klarkowski
The arms of teacher Kristin Klarkowski and a few of her students As children, the classroom is where we make some of our earliest...
Pattern Players: Deidre Webster
One of the best things about our business is discovering designers we may not have otherwise found through working with them to bring our...
Pattern Players: Megan Hopp
We're always thrilled to see Hygge & West wallpaper, bedding, and shower curtains out in the wild, but there's just something about seeing our...
Pattern Players: Ariel Garneau of PMQ for TWO
There are few things that get us more excited than homes full of color and pattern and the people who are fearless enough to...
Product + Pattern: Dutton Brown
Photo by Jared Fessler Photography One of the most fun parts about photoshoots is getting to play around with gorgeous products and accessories—the pieces...
Pattern Players: The Bungalow Club
Photo via The Bungalow Club Here at Hygge & West, we love our cocktails—and even more so when they're paired with pattern. That's why...
Pattern Players: The Dos, Don'ts, Ins, and Outs of Wallpaper With Professional Wallpaper Installer Louise Jones
We're so excited to be chatting with Louise Jones, a Bay Area professional wallpaper installer. Even though we've been in the wallpaper biz for...
Pattern Players: Learning the Tricks of the Trade With Stylist Lita Lee
Working with professional stylists has given us so much respect for their skill in transforming a room or a set with just a few...
Pattern Players: A Dining Room Remodel (and a Delicious Recipe!) From Instagram Foodie Kevin Masse
Photo by Julie Bidwell As both passionate pattern lovers and enthusiastic home cooks (and eaters!), there are few things we love more than when...