New York-based corporate lawyer-turned-designer Rosena Sammi combines traditional Indian elements and modern edge to create her eye-catching collections of silk bangles and other fine fashion jewelry. Delicately handcrafted by artisans, each Rosena Sammi design features sumptuous silk threads or semiprecious stones sourced from Jaipur, India's famous jewelry center. Designs like the “Raja” onyx and crystal teardrop square adjustable ring, silk and gold-beaded Nilgiri necklace, and the Bliss necklace — a rectangular gold vermeil pendant engraved with the Sanskrit word for “bliss” — have adorned the likes of Lindsay Lohan, Naomi Watts and Claire Danes. Named a "designer to know" by <i>Harper's Bazaar</i>, Rosena Sammi approaches her craft with focus and passion — meanwhile ensuring that her exotic designs remain affordable for most fashionistas.
As Moscow Fashion Week comes to a close, we're celebrating these serious style stars, spotted on the street. Standing out from the show-going crowds is no easy feat, unless you happen to be a part of the impeccably dressed tribe known as the "Russian Fashion Mafia." Ultra chic members like Mira Duma and Elena Perminova serve up outfit inspiration worthy of a photo op in eye-catching looks often ripped straight from the runways. Tap into the It Girl look yourself with the wardrobe upgrades below, and cue the flashbulb frenzy.
Your last chance to snap up these chic, limited pieces
Attention-getting collars and bibs turn basic outfits bold.
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