Esprit

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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