Alison Benyon

Alison Benyon

A surface pattern designer originally from the United Kingdom, Ali Benyon is the crafty brains behind two successful businesses, Ali Benyon Designs and Cheeky Pickle ( and Using bold shapes and unique markmaking techniques, her designs are contemporary, fresh, and vibrant. She is passionate about injecting color, pattern, and texture into each of her designs.

She is a very enthusiastic writer and has written many articles about the handmade industry. She loves writing for her own blog as well!

Ali now lives by the sea on the Mornington Peninsula in Australia, with her small family—husband Dave, children Madeleine and Greta, and two cheeky but very adorable dogs, Dougal and Rosie.

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