Crossroads

#FORTUNY2017

A collection of three patterns from Mariano Fortuny’s archives.
These geometric and tribal patterns come together to tell the story of Crossroads.

Choices. Every day is a series of them. From the moment we awake until the moment we drift o” to sleep. Everything is a choice. Some are subtle, seemingly inconsequential (Do I put my left sock on before my right sock?). Others more signi#cant, potentially life changing (Am I ok to drive?). Even not making a choice is a choice. So is choosing to choose later. No matter how small or how big, the important thing is to approach each choice with mindful consideration, knowing that we are the choices we make.

B I V I O

No choice is more evident than a fork in the road. “Bivio” in Italian. This is the time to observe, analyze and make a decision. Choose wisely.
Bear left. Right frog.

I T Z A

Don’t be afraid to change your mind. The art of the pivot is very often the difference between success and failure. “Itza” is for Chichen Itza’s many steps. A zig and a zag.

F A V O

Our individuality made whole through community. Favo, Italian for “honeycomb”, because we are all different. And we are all the same – kind of

                    

Everything is a choice.