If you are in search for some great prints, Pattern People has an online catalog - Pattern People Catalogue. Their collection includes prints for the apparel, beauty, paper goods and interiors industries.
Also if you are interested in creating and managing your own surface design career, check out their Pattern People EBook , Pattern Design and Beyond.
Excerpts below from the EBook website info:
With how-to pattern design guides, a thorough break-down of how the print industry operates, and loads of helpful resources, this publication provides a wealth of information for the burgeoning surface designer. The book also showcases over 80 international artists whose work illustrates the many print styles found in the market. Pattern Design & Beyond is an inspirational guide for students, professionals or anyone else with an appreciation for pattern design.
Download all 50 pages in pdf format for only $14.95