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lbmdesignsLyn Bristol, Castries, LC
Where I am from, good quality fabrics are hard to come by, so I have to rely on purchasing fabrics from the USA, Canada or Europe.
Currently, I belong to a Textile Cooperative, and this is a good avenue to get the fabrics I would like to work with. We are fairly new, so the going is a bit slow - I have patience!!
My head is always swimming with designs, even in my sleep. Sometimes I try to duplicate some of the painted designs I have done, and I still drift away from it!! I sew and paint pareos (wraps), cut them in two or three lengths to create mini pareos, scarves, etc., I also sew and paint mini caftans (square and round) to be used as beach cover-ups, skirts (long and short), and shorts.
craft interests: fashion, sewing
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Member Since: 09/06/2012
These were taken recently at an outdoor function. I know the quality is bad, but the garments were fantastic!!
I consider myself a textile artist. I love to use fabrics as my canvas - mostly silks, cotton voile and silk rayon. Currently where I am from (St Lucia, Windward Islands - small isle in the...