Luzelle van der Westhuizen's Profile
At school, I was always getting into trouble for not paying attention in Maths class. I would be blissfully doodling away in my textbook, plus and minus signs would evolve into intricate, colourful patterns and all of a sudden the teacher would say: "Luzelle! What is the answer?" Goes without saying that I got an A+ for Art and Design and a dreadful D for Maths.
I studied Jewellery Design and Manufacture at Cape Town's University of Technology, graduating with honours. After graduation, I set up a small jewellery studio with a fellow graduate. But after a couple of months, the travel bug bit and I packed my bags for London, thinking that I would travel around Europe for a few months and then go back to Cape Town. After 4 years, I'm still living in London with my husband.
After working for other designers, I felt like it was…
- Born on February 4
- Joined January 9, 2009