Natural Tibetan agate and pave hematite beads are accented with turquoise and hand-carved elephant head pendant. 54″ long.
Amy Leiner is the founder of Amy Leiner Designs, LLC. Her signature jewelry line is comprised of and most noted for her chic use of color (“color stories”, in her words), and innovative design trends. The Ladder Necklace™ catapulted Amy to the forefront of the fashion and accessories industries.
Though each piece is a limited edition, the ever-changing styles and sizes created define Amy’s intrepid sense of versatility and range.
Amy Leiner began designing jewelry as a hobby in the basement of her home in Weston, Connecticut. Soon after, Amy Leiner Designs was established and before long, the company gained both national and international recognition. A nominee of Fashion Group International’s Rising Star Award, Amy’s jewelry can be seen embellishing all areas of the entertainment industry.
In recent years, Amy was invited to sponsor such events as the Academy Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Emmy Awards, the BET Awards, the LA Lakers Celebrity Fundraiser, the Sundance Film Festival, the Maui Film Festival and the MTV Film Awards. Her celebrity clients include, though are not limited to, Eartha Kitt, Bea Arthur, Gwenyth Paltrow, Carol Burnett, Goldie Hawn, Toni Trucks, and Jane Seymour . During her March Trade Show in Los Angeles, she was discovered by the stylist and costume designer for the “Pussycat Dolls”, the Carman Elektra famed Vegas Show, will feature Amy Leiner Designs. Her most recent celebrity followers are, the late night E-TV hostess, Chelsea Handler and Las Vegas superstar, Celine Dion.
The company has designed exclusive pieces for Film, Television and Broadway. Credits include: the CW network’s “Modern Men”, Showtime’s “Barbershop” and the 2005 New Line Cinema blockbuster, Wedding Crashers and Something’s Gotta Give. Other Television credits include CBS, the Martha Stewart show, and decorating a variety of news anchorwomen. For the Broadway opening of the musical “Brooklyn”, Amy Leiner designed a one-of-a-kind necklace around an heirloom pendant for the musical’s star, Eden Espinosa. Other career highlights include a collection of The Ladder Necklace featured on each of the mannequins for the opening of the Victoria’s Secret flagship store in New York City. Recently,
In the press Amy Leiner Designs has been featured in WWD, Brides Magazine, People Magazine, Elle Magazine, US Weekly, Essence, Vanity Fair, New York Magazine, and Connecticut Magazine, The New York Times Style Page, ABC-TV/The View, am New York, US Weekly, AP feature cover article in the New Haven Register, AM New York during Fashion week,
Amy Leiner continues to develop and design original pieces of jewelry, always raising the bar for color interpretation in the industry.
“My collections are rich in textural layers and contrasts. As sleek as they are sumptuous, my jewelry collections are the perfect line between chic and bohemian, boldfaced luxury” Amy Leiner