BACK TO THREADS OF CONNECTION

I wrapped up the NYNOW Summer Show last night where I exhibited my own collection of jewelry to the trade (ie. to retail stores, not individual customers) while Aayenda, the new jewelry brand of the Afghan collective launched the lapis/turquoise collection I designed for them. Here are some photos of the work. And here is […]

ALL HANDS ON BOARD

(Posting this a few days late…) The New York Now Show (formerly known as the Gift Show) is a day away. I’m racing to finish my own collection for my eponymous booth as well as fielding emails about the collection I designed for Aayenda/Future Brilliance that will also be exhibited and sold in another section […]

THE FUTURE OF FUTURE BRILLIANCE (an opinion)

Its my last day in Jaipur. By the time you read this, I will be in New York City. Until then though, there is a heap of work to be done. Yet the factory is not quite ready to show me samples. Prekshya asks me to come by in the afternoon when she will have […]

THE GETAWAY WORKS WONDERS

I return to Jaipur in the late evening, the trip having taken longer than expected. But then again, everything in India takes longer than planned. Everything. In this case, the roads are a little bumpier and a little more crowded today, and if we didn’t stop for tea says Mr. Bhati, we would not have […]

LONDON TIMES ARTICLE!

The London Times published an article yesterday about Future Brilliance, the jewelry project that I am working on with and for Afghans. See the London Times article here! Otherwise, it is below: