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Hear about Susan Domelsmith's memories of founding DLC (which is approaching its 10-year anniversary) and why sustainability is such an important part of her design practice. Watch her craft some of her most adored pieces, the Media bracelet, Elements Earrings and Wood Earrings.
Brand: A line of eco-conscious/sustainable jewelry made from repurposed vintage materials. (Her pieces have since caught the eye of some major fashion publications including British Vogue and Elle!)
Designer/ Founder: Susan Domelsmith is originally from New Orleans and lived in Austin, TX before moving to her Williamsburg studio. As a musician and DJ herself, Susan was always involved in the music scene of Austin and New York, and initially started out designing one-of-a-kind statement pieces for musician and performer friends.
Other interests: Dedicated musician (currentlyof the electronic duo Time Reveals), an educator, and Feng-Shui consultant with a line of crystal suncatchers