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Kate Rustin, DUCKINYELLOW and 30000yardsofthread

A native of Richmond, Kate Rustin graduated from the Architecture school in 2011 with a degree in Industrial Design.

After two years in industry, Katie decided to pursue her love of design and art.  Katie started her own design business, 3000 Yards of Thread, to design prints, artwork, and novelties.  In addition, Katie is an avid blogger taking on DIY design tasks. She is currently working on a yearlong dollar-a-day challenge where she repurposes hand-me-down and second hand clothing into modern-day chic.