Liz James Exclusive Interview with Designerz Central
Share with us you career profile.
I went to college to become a dental hygienist. I practiced for 18 years. I enjoyed what I did but making jewelry was my passion. I decided to follow my dream.
What inspired you to become a designer?
I could not find exactly what I was looking for so I decided to create it.
What is your designing philosophy, what do you keep in mind while designing?
I only design pieces I will wear.
What is your brand all about?
Versatility and Quality
How has your brand evolved over the years?
I believe it has become a little more sophisticated yet at the same time looks great with blue jeans and a t-shirt or business attire.
Which markets are you currently catering too?
I believe my designs are universal. I have seen my jewelry on teenagers, Moms, and Grandmothers. BTW, I designed a necklace for my boys and now all the and kindergarteners and first graders at their school are wearing them.
What would you call the “Defining moment of your Career”?
When I see my designs on women I have never met.
How do you help women in the becoming torch bearers of fashion and style?
I encourage them to trust and wear what they love.
When you see your jewelry looking good on an individual, how do you feel?
Is there one person you would love to see wearing your jewelry?
Past~Audrey Hepburn, Present~Gwyneth Paltrow
What do you think is the top jewelry trend for this upcoming season?
I do not follow trends. I truly wear what I like and makes me feel good.
What thrills you?
My sweet family
How do you see your work, five years from now?
I live day to day, each day to the fullest. I believe I am on the right path and my future will take care of itself.
Any fashion advice you want to give to youth?
Be yourself, wherever you go.