My name is Virginie Lykins, I’m an independent student of historical needlework and founder of Roland-designs.com
I collect, preserve and do digital reproductions of antique patterns, my specialties are Berlin woolwork designs, Sajou and samplers.
"Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Laura Martin is my youngest sister and one of the first person I turn to for counsel and advice in regard to Roland-designs, through the years she has contributed some original patterns, and graphic work.
Laura is a talented artist and studying to become a sommelier.
My father Didier Martin is a talented artist and papermodels designer, he has provided some artwork, graphic designs, and inspiration for Roland-designs.