Timorous Beasties

An irreverent take on classic design themes distinguishes the mesmerizing wall coverings and fabrics by this collective, founded by Alistair McAuley and Paul Simmons, who met while studying textile design at the Glasgow School of Art. Their ornate yet edgy patterns—urban-tinged toiles, swarming bees, Rorschach-type blotches—make for whimsically pleasing room backdrops and more, and most […]