Lynette S' Profile
I have been passionate about the art of textiles all my life, learning the basics at age five when I pleaded with my mother to show me the ropes. I sat with her when she was knitting, crocheting, and doing embroidery. In school, I took all of the available home economics classes, and then my teacher agreed to work with me outside of school, on our own time, so that I could continue to develop my skills. At 16, I started my first business, crocheting bikinis for a shop in Capitola by the beach. Later, I knitted custom sweaters through a yarn shop in Capitola. Over the years, while raising my family, I've continued to enjoy making things by hand and now I am thrilled to explore the art of making great handbags!
I design and create all of the handbags in this collection. What I find the most exciting is that a handbag is not only an article of dress, but an outward symbol and reflection of...
- Born on April 30
- Joined March 11, 2009