Flavor Paper Adds New Hypnotic Designs to Their Fempower Collection
Indie wallpaper favorites Flavor Paper just launched two new designs that join their Fempower collection of papers designed “exclusively by women in celebration of women.” The latest designs – Rock Candy and Can-Can – come from Amanda Wachob, famed multidisciplinary artist most known for her innovative tattoos, and Liz Collins, a dynamic multi-media artist we featured in 2020 in our 10 Female Designers Shaping the Future of Design post. If you’re familiar with either artist’s work, you’ll see how it’s a natural translation to wallcoverings. While vastly different, both designs have that visual appeal that will make you take a second, much closer, look.
No doubt, Amanda Wachob’s Rock Candy wallpaper rocks with its ethereal metallic design. Offered in three colorways, Rock Candy is screen-printed with real crystal powders mixed right into the ink and delivered onto the paper with a drips and splatters pattern. The Meteorite design includes Pallasite Meteorite + Rose Quartz, Aura Fluorite has Aquamarine + Fluorite, and Pyrite features Pyrite + Black Tourmaline, each with sprinkles of glitter added for good measure and sparkle. If Rock Candy doesn’t make you feel like you’re walking through the center of a geode, nothing will.
Liz Collins’s Can-Can design offers an energetic pattern resembling billowing fabric in four colorways – Rouge, Argent, Bronzer, and Menthe. The two-dimensional design is based on an actual sculpture Collins created out of a fine silk textile (see below). The idea was to “transform the visual vocabulary of cartography into the abstract language of art” featuring navigation-like sequences of woven and unwoven stripes that hang in loops of fabric. Perfect for someone looking to add some much-needed drama to their bare space. It’s a mural, which means it can be customized to fit even a massive wall. Go big and bold or go home (to your possibly lackluster space ;)
For more information on Flavor Paper’s Rock Candy or Can-Can, visit flavorpaper.com.