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The U.S. Virgin Islands may soon have an official madras, designed by St. Croix’s own Debbie Sun! If you are not familiar with madras, it’s a calico-like fabric that was originally used by the peasant class in India. Named for the small fishing village of Madraspatnam (Madras) where it originated, madras became a very popular…

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Bring a bit of art into your home from Debbie Sun Design Studio! St. Croix artist Debbie Sun creates elegant home décor, fashion accessories, hand fans, and more with her distinctive, effervescent textile designs. Each design is a work of art, created from original hand painted silk pieces and photography inspired by her time in the Caribbean…

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Debbie Sun Design Studio Casual elegance, simple opulence, sophisticated art! St. Croix artist and designer Debbie Sun imagines refreshing perspective on textiles for décor and fashion from her studio in Christiansted. Originating from her silk paintings, her distinctive designs capture an effervescent spirit and unique vibrancy. The beauty of these textiles is the flexibility to…

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Debbie Sun herself is as effervescent and vibrant as her well known designs. Unique and colorful, her textiles combine elements of nature and architecture into some of the most visually stunning designs imaginable. Inspired by her travels, her Caribbean home, and her pure enjoyment of life, Debbie creates original silk paintings and magically transforms them into textiles.…

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Pop-Ups on St. Croix

The ‘pop-up’ revolution is happening across the globe, and the island of St. Croix is embracing the concept. What is a pop-up? A pop-up is basically a temporary venue for a business. From retailers to restaurants, the pop-up trend involves a business ‘popping up’ one day, then disappearing the next day (or even weeks later).  Small business and…

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Shop in Unique Boutiques

There is a shift happening on a global level to support local businesses, and here on St. Croix the majority of businesses are locally owned and operated. The lack of chain stores found on St. Croix provides the island with some wonderfully diverse local boutiques offering unique products, as well as personalized customer service. Shop for stylish island…

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Debbie Sun Design Studio

Bring a bit of art into your home with a Debbie Sun design! St. Croix artist Debbie Sun creates elegant home décor with her distinctive, effervescent textile designs. Each design is a work of art, created from original handpainted silk pieces and photography inspired by her time in the Caribbean and Barcelona. Shop at Debbie…

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