The Online Needlework Show-- a wholesaler and vendor paradise of new designs offers up a ton of eye candy and contests for the consumer.
If you have never gone, make a date to come! The Online Needlework Show is April 15-20.
I have attended the last three years and one year I won Cirque des Cercles from Ink Circles.
Awesome, aweome pattern. From Tracy's description: "Interlocking circles provide a pleasing geometric layout for these stylized floral mandalas."
Of course, I then had to go and buy the companion piece Cirque des Triangles
This is the point for consumers. See patterns you just HAVE to have and then get them. Of course I was already enamored of Tracy's Ink Circles work, having done the SAL Book of Ink Circles, better known as the BOINK