Caroline Hobbs' Profile
It all started with a childhood swimsuit fetish. Believing that one must always be prepared, little Caroline sometimes wore as many as three swimsuits at a time underneath regular clothing. Her little friends were wary to have her visit because they knew she would insist on inspecting their swimsuits for readiness as well.
While helping decorate the Christmas tree one year wearing her current favorite: a red and white polka-dotted, ruffle-on-one-shoulder number, Caroline realized she would soon outgrow this beautiful piece as she had so many others. The realization of the mortality of her garments, or, more accurately, the vitality of her ever-lengthening body, made her long for an artful solution to preserve and use her treasured swimsuits forever.
As little Caroline turned into big Caroline, her palate of unused clothes increased…
- Born on June 22
- Joined February 9, 2009