Sass Brown is a full-time professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, and lives in Florence, Italy, where she is Resident Director for its overseas programme. She has created collections for myriad manufacturers, from urban clothing for London’s trend conscious teenagers, to her own signature collection of women’s designer sportswear. She specializes in ethical design practices in the fashion industry and has worked with many women’s cooperatives, most notably in Latin America. Read more..
Rainforest Hummingbird: Acrylic Image of Hummingbird encased in a sterling silver frame with a choker made with steel, Read more..
2ETN was commissioned to make their first Lover’s Eve piece in 2009. A reclaimed 14kt gold Snake Ring with previously used pearls, sapphires and diamonds, that formed a frame to house our oil painting of a lover’s eye shedding a tear. Two months later the same client commissioned a necklace. This time we used an Eisenberg Original Brooch from the 1930′s and created a lovers eye in graphite in the center, and used vintage Czech glass and sterling silver for the necklace. Both pieces are in the photo above. Read more..
When Robin Keyser from Project Artisan came to us and suggested that 2ETN design a few pieces of jewelry to be featured in Louis Verdad’s re-launch show in Los Angeles, we were honored and also a bit curious on how we would work in such vibrant COLOR. Read more..