I really love using pattern paper when I'm working with the Cricut, it gives it the little extra pop. My secret is...I try to pick papers from the same paper collections. For the most part they pretty much already coordinate and make picking pattern paper so much easier.
I charged up my Gypsy and...
Here are a few pictures....
Cricut Lite Live Simply Cartridge
My Mind Eye Quite Contrary Paper Collection
Aqua Mist Paper Trey Ink Cardstock
Aqua Mist Paper Trey Ink Satin Ribbon
Vintage Cream Paper Trey Ink Buttons
My Pink Stamper-Family and Friends Stamp Set
Sakura White Gel Pen
3M Foam Adhesive