Victoria, creator of Venus in Chains, uses her childhood in Minnesota and her various journeys around the world to inspire the jewelry she creates; striving to design modern pieces that establish a balanced juxtaposition between the traditionally masculine strength of chain maille with the delicate femininity of crystals.
As a designer, Victoria constantly finds herself drawn to chain maille because of its intricacy, complexity, and strength. Additionally, she encourages women to think of chain maille in a new light and experiment with the idea of combining chain maille with their day-to-day looks. Moreover, she designs with the philosophy that jewelry should allow you to project an image of how you see yourself or how you want others to see you, but in of itself, it does not tell the whole story; only when combined with the wearer’s personality and style does it really make…
- Born on June 11
- Joined November 9, 2008