Damask for the masses:
An experiment in damask-style pattern design

  • skull design
  • single skull damask unit
  • full skull damask pattern
  • skull damask shirt
  • skull damask ties

I have always been intrigued with the ornate patterning of damask. The medieval botanical and whimsical flourishes intricately woven into beautiful infinite patterns are striking even by today's standards. Damask’s versatility as a reversible fabric with an inverse colour pattern on the other side makes it even more interesting. While damask has a reputation for being ostentatious and overly dramatic, I felt it would be an interesting side project to attempt to blend damask patterning with a “punk/rock" sense of rebellion...