press comments

"'Patterns to make you happy' is the philosophy behind Rachael Taylor's range of designs, which include canvas bags, mobile phone cases, homewares & stationery. We love the oversized motifs, layers of detail & fresh, bright colours. We're particularly taken with the floral throw cushions, but there are so many lovely items in the range, you really are spoilt for choice! Get your purse out & head to rachaeltaylordesigns.co.uk" – Patchwork & Quilting magazine 

 

“Rachael Taylor's fun, colourful designs are always inspiring for anyone who likes a spot of quirkiness.” - Pretty Patches magazine

 

“Colour popping (…) celebration of all things bright and beautiful.” “Bright and cheery.” “Brightly coloured bohemian design with fun typography.” - Wedding Ideas magazine

 

“WE LOVE: Rachael Taylor.”  - Yorkshire Post magazine

 

"Captivating, magical and enigmatic!" – Home & Lifestyle magazine

 

“You can never have too much squiggly hand-drawn style in your life, Rachael Taylor can vouch for that. Her glowing designs are addictive.” - Mollie Makes magazine

 

“All out MAJOR colour pop.” “I love the way the entire wedding has such original and beautifully designed decor and stationery (…) and that as well as exuding style, there is also an element of fun in every detail of the affair, from the menus to the chair backs to the ‘Hip Hip Hooray’ signs.” “AMAZE.” - Rock My Wedding

 

"TOP READ. Doodles! Sometimes, nothing but a quick doodle will end your creative block. Now, thanks to Rachael Taylor's new book 20 Ways to Draw a Doodle, you'll be covering everything from books to napkins with all kinds of satisfying (and addictive) squiggles!" - Mollie Makes magazine

 

"If you're a fan of the bold designs of Orla Kiely or quirky patterns and illustrations from Donna Wilson, then you'll love Rachael Taylor.” - Easy Living

 

“Beautiful Business.” - A House Beautiful Home Business by Emma Jones, Harriman House

 

"Rachael Taylor creates energising homewares from her bold, illustrated prints (...) If zingly florals or bold abstract shapes rock your style, she’s your gal!” "Rachael can design awesome prints with her eyes closed. Literally." - Mollie Makes magazine

 

"Inject some sunshine into your home with a little help from Rachael Taylor. If you’re craving a touch of bright loveliness to counteract the grey shades of February, you’ll love this range of fun textiles and home accessories. With a signature style of quirky hand drawn illustrations on a bold colour palette, Rachael has created a collection that is sure to add plenty of personality to your home - with everything from tea towels and oven mitts to cushions, lampshades and statement wallpapers. These happy patterns are not restricted purely to the home; there are also phone covers to brighten up your everyday gadgets too. Rachael’s aim is ‘to help fill your life with fabulous colour, patterns and products that will put a great big smile on your face!’ I’d say mission accomplished!" - Country Homes & Interiors

 

"Rachael Taylor's beautifully crafted website is like a window into a patterned world. The young designer & textile artist's signature style of layering, textures & quirky hand drawn line work has earned her a high profile following." - Period Living magazine

 

"Mix bright colours & practical details for a cheerful kitchen." "Brighten up the kitchen with a set of six printed tea towel by Rachael Taylor (...) Shown here Floral Sprigs, 50's Inspired, Textured Honesty, Layered Shapes, Scribble Shells & Quirky Floral Stems." - Period Homes & Interiors magazine

 

"If you're a fan of the bold designs of Orla Kiely or quirky patterns and illustrations from Donna Wilson, then you'll love Rachael Taylor. The surface pattern designer and textile artist is known for her colourful, mood enhancing prints, from paisley designs with a twist to wacky free-drawn florals. There are all manner of gorgeous products, from kitchen accessories to duvet covers (…), but we're huge fans of her wallpaper - unique, striking and the perfect paper for creating a gorgeous feature wall.” - Easy Living 

 

"On the look out for cool kitchen textiles, I stumbled across Rachael Taylor and her beautiful prints. In retro colours and outlandish styles, they'll bring sparkle to your kitchen.” - Gizzi Erskine for Company magazine

 

"Rachael is a surface pattern designer whose career has soared since graduating from university." - Yorkshire Post Lifestyle Magazine

 

"Graduating in 2005 (…) Rachael Taylor has become one of the most progressive pattern & textile artists." - Concept for Living Magazine

 

"Surface pattern designer, Rachael has been busy building up an enviable product range." - Designer profile, Greetings Today Magazine

 

"Rachael loves to draw and doodle and add spontaneous energy to her work (…) design created for the homepage of Rachael's website, reflects her personal style of loose linework, silhouettes and textures." - Print & Pattern by Bowie Style, Laurence King Publishing

 

“Fashionably Fab Rachael” “Designer hits new heights.” - Wirral News Article

 

“We love her use of colour and delicate doodled designs.” - Digital Arts Magazine