Designer Dana Kellin spent years working in the fashion and publishing industries before launching her eponymous collection of intricate, delicate and ultra-feminine jewelry. Dana’s jewelry, which she creates alongside her sister Elizabeth, includes an age-old wire wrapping technique reminiscent of Victorian filagree. The process is painstakingly precise, rendering the finished product exceptionally crafted and enduring. Striking a perfect balance of earthiness and glamour, Dana’s jewelry begs to be piled on and worn every day!

JA New York: 5 words that best describe your brand DNA?

Dana Kellin: Sexy, Feminine, Wearable, Intricate, Quality

JA New York: What’s your trade show uniform?

DK: Clean and simple with open necklines; all to show off our jewelry

JA New York: Go-to news source?

DK: Fashion: WWD, Everything else: NY Times

JA New York: Guilty pleasure?

DK: Watching Game of Thrones after the kids leave for school.

JA New York: Tech must-have?

DK: I absolutely love my Waterproof iPod shuffle. I strap on my snorkel, turn on my tunes and do laps. The sound is amazing underwater and it’s one of the best sensory experiences I can think of.

Favorite Cities?

New York and Rome. Just went to Edinburgh for the first time and thought that was pretty cool.

Your most prized possession?

Family photos. 

If you had a Super Power it would be….?

You mean if I could choose one or one that I possess? 

If I could choose:  To instill in humankind an awe and respect for nature and our planet. 

One that I possess:  I’m never out of ideas

You have a one-way ticket, you’re going…?

Any Greek island with my family

Won’t leave home without _____________

A notebook and a super fine marker. I sketch 24/7.

Dream celebrity client?

Charlize Theron because she exudes strength and sexuality at the same time.