Free Desktop Calendar For September

Happy September! I hope it's been a good start to the new month and also the new season for you?  I have to admit that I love this time of year and always feel so inspired by all the beautiful colours around me as everything is changing. In fact, that's what has inspired the free desktop Calendar for September - the new season.  I didn't want it to … [Read more...]

Spoonflower Fabric8 Contest – Semi-finals!

I'm so excited that I made it through to the Spoonflower Fabric8 Contest semi-finals! There were nearly 800 entries so I feel quite proud making it through this far and down to the 100 semi-finalists. The competition is fierce though as there are some beautiful designs, so I am on the scrounge for your help!  Please, please, if you think my design … [Read more...]

Spoonflower Fabric8 Contest

For the first time ever I've decided to enter the annual Spoonflower Fabric8 Contest which this year has the theme of a Botanical Sketchbook.  I thought it would be fun to share how I went about creating the design for my entry and share more of an insight into how I work (just like I did in a previous post From Sketch To Collection) but first I … [Read more...]

Notebook Giveaway – Winner!

Notebook Giveaway Winner by Rebecca Stoner

I've just drawn the two winners of my Notebook Giveaway over on Facebook and Instagram! Thanks to everyone who entered and left such lovely comments, it's much appreciated.  Here are the two lucky winners :-) If you're not one of the lucky winners, don't worry you can still grab yourself one of these notebooks in my shop here! Rebecca … [Read more...]

Notebook Giveaway!

Notebook Giveaway by Rebecca Stoner

Well as promised I'm having a little Giveaway, a notebook giveaway in fact!  To celebrate my new website and shop I'm I'm giving away 2 of my brand new Hello Flower notebooks!  This pretty notebook features one of my latest new designs which has been taken from an original watercolour painting and has been printed onto a gorgeous linen textured … [Read more...]

Yorkshire Kimono

Yorkshire Kimono by Rebecca Stoner

I'm so excited to share that the beautiful Yorkshire Kimono I designed the fabric for is now live in my brand new shop (more about that one later!)!  You might remember earlier in the year I collaborated with the wonderful ladies at Smith and Downes to bring you possibly the first ever Yorkshire Kimono? Well, I created the fabric design that … [Read more...]

Free Desktop Calendar For August

Happy August! To celebrate my new website, the free desktop calendar for August is available to everyone this month, not just my newsletter subscribers! So all this pretty watercolour ice-cream goodness is ready to download and use straight away! Just right click on the image and save it to your own computer, ready to set as your desktop. I … [Read more...]

Sparkly New Website – I’m Back!

Rebecca Stoner Surface Pattern Design_Blog

At last I'm back and even better than that, is that I'm back with my sparkly new website!  It's taken a bit of doing and taken much longer than I'd hoped (and quite a bit of stress but that's a whole other story!) but hey, I'm here now!  I love my new site and really hope you do too.  I really wanted it to feel fresh, inspiring and welcoming, full … [Read more...]

Happy July – Free Desktop Calendar

July Desktop Calendar by Rebecca Stoner

Happy July! How did we get half way through the year already?! It's been so hot here this week that I've been doing a bit of painting under the shade in the garden when I can.  I wanted this month's free desktop calendar to have a pretty summery feel to it so I hope you like it!  If you'd like your own to download then you just need to subscribe … [Read more...]