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Research Guides

IDES 651 Pattern Project

A multidisciplinary guide to assist your pattern research.

Pattern Design Websites

Pattern Videos

A video on how stripes are used in visual culture, and in this case applied to characters in film. Based on research in the book The Devil's Cloth: A History of Stripes (linked below).

This video was created by Eric Broug, the author of the book linked below, Islamic Geometric Design.