Here is the inspiration for the color scheme, light and simple
And here's the inspiration for the pattern. I liked the idea of tiny split squares so I used those but didn't incorporate the border or buttons (I didn't think there be enough room). I might use this pin again and incorporate the rest of the design elements though, because it looks awesome!
If you were curious, here are my blog headers from previous years. I started my blog in 2010 but didn't start making the headers until 2011, so technically I'm missing one.
2011 Blog Header:
2012 Blog Header:
2013 Blog Header: