Numerology and My Asmi Collection
I chose the Sanskrit word “Asmi,” which means “I Am,” for my collection of numerology-inspired, personalized necklaces because, for me, each necklace is a unique symbol that celebrates each person’s individuality, purpose and strength. I love numerology and with this collection I sought to create everyday talismans that will inspire confidence, motivate and bring...
My First Design
This necklace was my very first exploration into jewelry design (not counting my experiments with macaroni jewelry in kindergarten). It was designed and executed, in early 2002 in Jaipur, India. The necklace features six stations of circles handcrafted with raw diamond slices set with pure 24k gold kundan. The reverse crafted in 23k gold embellished with black enameled floral motifs. ...
Gold becomes kundan only after passing through fire– Proverb from Rajasthan, India