At the forefront of this ever-evolving industry, Patternbank is revolutionising the way textile design and surface patterns are bought and sold – and how customers can access them. Browse, buy and sell 24-hours a day, 365 days a year – wherever you are in the world.
Founded by a group of passionate industry insiders with the aim of empowering designers and making pattern purchasing easier than ever.
Since 2012 we’ve been connecting the globe’s most talented designers with customers from the worlds of fashion, homeware, stationery and gifts. This unique B2B marketplace offers a streamlined service, where customers can discover curated designs, obtain trend inspiration to guide buying decisions, instantly purchase and directly download digital files.
There are more than 75,000 designs to explore on Patternbank. Our collection, meticulously curated by our skilled team, is easy to navigate and covers all bases. The simple-to-use search and filter system enables customers to discover the perfect design or theme for products, whatever the pattern, colour or design you seek: from our new arrivals or our extensive archive, florals to animals prints and beyond.
Purchase is simple: Patternbank sells designs in several license formats – whether it’s for personal or commercial use. Membership is completely free and easy to sign up to. Buying designs is straightforward: all payments and file downloads are completed within the Patternbank platform.
Fuelling the creative output of the Patternbank studio is our design community. Along with a strong creative talent, we look for commercial awareness and high-quality artwork. In return, we maximise designers’ exposure and earning power by linking them with thousands of different businesses worldwide.
Dedicated to delivering directional and commercially relevant prints and patterns to your business, at Patternbank we understand that being up to speed with the latest and future trends is key to selecting the ideal look for your product.
A vital part of the studio, our trends team actively keep at the forefront of global culture. Art, cinema, the catwalk, music, pop culture, emerging brands and upcoming art exhibitions, as well as trade shows: we’ve analysed them all so you don’t have to. At the heart of the fast-moving design industry our goal is to ensure you’re ahead of the curve for next season.