Competition: Win a copy of the beautiful V&A Fifties Pattern book

After months of freewheeling through the worldwide web logoless, we have a shiny new logo.

To celebrate, we are holding a competition asking for your thoughts on the logo. The best response (the most thoughtful or the one that makes us laugh most) will win the book.

About the prize

V&A Pattern: The Fifties

'Beautiful and practical, the books are visual summaries of the most sumptuous parts of the V&A collections' - Royal Academy Magazine

This handsome book series showcases part of the V&A's spectacular and extensive pattern collections and is sold with a free CD of high resolution images. 

The artists and designers highlighted include Lucienne Day, Joan Miro, Jacqueline Groag, Tom Mellors and Frank Lloyd Wright.

Find out more here.

How to enter
Just enter your thoughts in the comments below. We will publish our favourites, The competition closes at 6pm on Friday 30 June 2017 (London o'clock) and the winner will be notified the following week.

Good luck!


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  • Matt on

    It’s amazing how so many of the world’s museums can be symbolised by a single architectural form!

  • tillyessex69 on

    - excellent, reminds me of the old lino kitchen floor where we grew up, curious shapes & muted, almost discordant tones. Stepping from pattern shape to shape as a kid, like Twister …

  • Jen Devonshire on

    Lovely touch incorporating a book into the column ?

  • Tom on

    Ironic yet iconic


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