inform & inspire

Hundreds of years of dynamic colors and patterns.
Limitless possibilities to inform and inspire new ideas.

Welcome to Patricia Nugent Design and Textiles, home to an ever-expanding collection of premium-quality, antique and vintage design documents and textiles spanning from the 1790s to the 1970s. Marquee designers and brands around the globe—in categories ranging from men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, to textiles and home products, to giftware and paper goods—find creative inspiration here.

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View some of the hundreds of thousands of rare and exclusive historical pattern documents in our ever-expanding Collection.

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Professional designers: Experience a burst of creative inspiration. Request your own personalized Design Package today.

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Winter Holiday Patterns at Play

We are so thankful for our PATTERNS supporters. Your excellent ideas to continually improve PATTERNS are so helpful.  You are making the Membership easier…

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For crafters, makers, creatives and teachers:
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Thank You

Thank you for requesting a personalized Design Package from Patricia Nugent Design and Textiles. Someone from our team will contact you shortly to obtain any additional information needed and to confirm the creation and shipping of your package.

We look forward to providing you exceptional service and inspiring your next design project!

Sincerely, Pat Nugent