Illustration: A W N Pugin. Cross design for a frontal or vestment, 1844. Today is Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin's birthday. It is also exactly two hundred years since his birth and in way of celebration of one of England's finest and most ambitious of designers and decorators, as well as arguably the main instigator of the Victorian Gothic Revival, it seems only fitting to recognise his talent with some pattern work and very little else.
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