To living more presently and with vivacity

Vivacity is the health of the spirit.
— Honore de Balzac

Jewelry is like the perfect spice - it always complements what’s already there.
— Diane Von Furstenburg


Play is the highest form of research
— Albert Einstein


Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
— Philo of Alexandria


Anything is possible if you’ve got enough nerve.
— J.K. Rowling

I have too much jewelry...said no one ever
— Everyone

I have learned that life is more of a dance between making things happen and letting things happen.
— Ariana Huffington


What I’m always trying to say to the customer is: buy less, choose well, make it last.
— Vivienne Westwood


This is the power of art: The power to transcend our own self-interest, our solipsistic zoom-lens on life, and relate to the world and each other with more integrity, more curiosity, more wholeheartedness.
— Maria Popova

You have to take risks. We will only experience the miracle of life when we allow the unexpected to happen.
— Paulo Coelho

No. 3 / SS 2016 collection

On location: 

Uvira, Democratic Republic of Congo

Kigali, Rwanda

Washington, D.C.


Special Thanks To:

Jen Eun, Photographer

Theresa Bennett, Model

Molly Nevola, Model

A tremendous thanks to this team for your time, energy and belief. It was a pleasure working with you to create this lookbook together.



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