Design Sightseeing in Santiago

Last week I managed to take my brazilian guests for a tour of a design district in Santiago. We visited Barrio Italia, a very design meets bohemian style district. There you can find design boutiques, cafes, restaurants and furniture shops. It´s a lovely place to window shop, take a cup of coffee and eat empanadas. […]

One of the Bunch

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in Agent, pattern, Surface Pattern Designers | 2 Comments

No news is good news. That saying is not so true in the blogland. Any blogger knows how great it is when we have a piece of news. This time I want to share one great news. I have joined A Fresh Bunch, and I am really very happy with it. A Fresh Bunch is […]

Print and Pattern feature

Posted by on Jun 19, 2013 in pattern, Surface Pattern Designers | 4 Comments

Today is wow day. In fact, one week ago was the first wow day.  I explain. Short after launching the site, I emailed a few people asking to spread the word and promote my site. One week ago, I received a lovely email from Print and Pattern´s author, best known as Bowie Style, letting me […]

Pin Hop 2013

Today is Pin Hop day! In fact, a whole Pin Hop weekend. It means that a bunch of designers prepared lots of great patterns to share with people who love patterns and who love a Pinterest journey through eye-catching images. The Pin Hop is an initiative of Tina Olsson, from Fyllayta. Her hard work and initiative […]

Bethania Lima Designs site

Posted by on Jun 5, 2013 in Family and friends, pattern | 7 Comments

I am thrilled to welcome you to Bethania Lima Designs site and to the new place of bethania lima pattern love blog . I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you. Thank you to all my fellow surface pattern designers, with whom I’ve shared the “blood, sweat and tears” of the career […]


Posted by on Jun 1, 2013 in Family and friends, Learning, pattern | 2 Comments

Generosity, Copyright Bethania Lima Designs, 2013. The making of my site is taking longer than expected. But I am almost there. Almost.I am not sure if I will keep this blog as it is now, on this platform, or if I will export it to the new platform. Technical issues are involved and is one […]


Photo: B. Lima, 2013. Font: Paulinho Pedra Azul, link here You can see here the 8 finalists of the Spoonflower + Robert Kaufman contest. Congratulations to the eight finalists and to all who took part on it. Not this time for me, but thank you each of you who took the trouble to vote for me. Thank […]


Posted by on May 9, 2013 in Contest, pattern | 3 Comments

Parallel Universes, copyright Bethania Lima, 2013. I have been out of the blogsphere because I am concentrated on trying to make my site. I am coming back to post, out of a sudden, just to share my joy of being selected as one of the top 100 designers whose work was picked up between 750 […]