Lindsey Thornburg was raised in Aspen Colorado and went on to study philosophy in Santa Barbara . While attending design school in Los Angeles she began creating her first dress collection under Fabric. Lindsey Thornburg moved to New York in 2003 and continued to devise dresses under this moniker. In 2006, after returning from a trip to the Peruvian highlands of Machu Picchu, with much inspiration from the indigenous attire and her vast collection of Pendleton blankets she started to create her cloak collection.
In addition to the Cloaks, Fall Winter 2010 Lindsey released her first full ready to wear collection. Seasonally continues to add a selection of unique pieces growing her collection.
Her collections have received accolades from such publication as New York Times Sunday Styles, Elle, Vogue China, Teen Vogue, Style.com, The Satorialist, V magazine, Dazed and Confused.