Chris Coco Media
Design + Illustration
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Pattern Bliss

At Pattern Bliss blog I'll be sharing my favorite surface pattern design inspirations, trends, a sneak peek my pattern designs, my favorite shoes, and, of course, cute dog pictures. Plus you'll get a glimpse of what goes on inside my studio in my sketchbook series.

Posts tagged fashion illustration
Emma Stone and Amy Adams: Fashion Sketches from the Golden Globes

Who needs a gown when you can be chic in pants—with pockets! Emma Stone rocked the red carpet in her gorgeous Lanvin jumpsuit. The top half of her jumpsuit was all glam with intricate embellishments. I'm swooning over the black pants with a big bow. Illustration from my sketchbook. I loved Amy Adams in Big Eyes -- and she looked marvelous in her periwinkle Versace gown. 

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Pattern Sketchbook: Sun Bleached Floral

I live in the high desert at the base of a mountain in Colorado. At an elevation approaching 8,000 feet, the air is thin in my little community and because of this I think you really do feel closer to the heavens. The sun is intense at this altitude and the landscape reflects this solar bleaching. The flowers in the patterns featured above were inspired by this lovely place.   The sun is shining every day—except when it's snowing. My textile designs in this animated gif remind me to enjoy the warm days because snow season is just around the corner.

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