Wednesday, 25 September 2013 11:42
by Amanda Bedgood
All about the stones
Jamie Joseph Jewelry has that rare vibe that's both eclectic and polished. And this week you'll get a glimpse of the newest and greatest creations from an artisan whose work has graced the pages of Vogue, Elle and In Style right here in River Ranch at Kiki.
"The one of a kind pieces are always exciting," says Kiki Frayard. "Jamie and her husband Jeremy find some really rare and unusual stones. Interesting and organic shapes."
For the duo, the process is all about the stones. Their vision focuses on bringing light, shape and an organic framework to the stones. While there's clearly a brilliant penchant for design as the cornerstone of the brand, their work truly reflects the beauty they find in stones. For some reason their approach reminds me of that old adage of you wearing the dress, never let the dress wear you. They let their stones speak for themselves.
While fans of Jamie Joseph include powerhouse celebs like Naomi Watts, Kate Beckinsale and Cameron Diaz, it's Lafayette's own powerhouse of all things accessory — Kiki — whose opinion we needed to hear on the best pieces at this trunk show.
"The hot stone of the moment — emerald. And always watermelon tourmaline," Kiki says.
Head out Friday and Saturday to check out the Jamie Joseph Trunk Show at Kiki.
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