Vanessa A's Profile
Crafturday was started by Vanessa Aristide during her college days. Her favorite days were ones spent outside, on the lawn at UCSB, creating in the sun. Hours of endless creativity, which usually fell on Saturdays, were affectionately dubbed “Crafturdays” by her boyfriend. It was these days– mixing mediums, exchanging ideas with friends and passerbys, and coming up with unique and original expressions– that were Vanessa’s favorite. When it came time to name her line of bohemian accessories and home decor, there was no doubt in her mind the name it would bear.
Years later, fringe, dyes and crystals have become her expressions and obsessions. While fringe worn as an accessory is a new and novel concept, fringe as a material is not. Her hope is to bring the nostalgia of the 70s to the present day, while making you feel powerful in original and handcrafted…
- Born on October 29
- Joined April 10, 2012