Show some colorful sparks this Fourth of July!

Show some colorful sparks this Fourth of July!

I love the Fourth of July—it’s such a great time to spend with family and friends. Whether you’re going to a BBQ or throwing a pool party, a splash of red or blue—or both!— is all you need to look holiday-ready. I find I usually revert to my go-to white jeans, my red tee and(…)

Three fashionable ways to wear white jeans!

Three fashionable ways to wear white jeans!

Next to ballet flats and the L.B.D., there’s nothing quite as classic and easy to wear as white jeans. From a casual BBQ to a more formal dinner, white jeans are the perfect foundation for everything from a striped tee to a more dressy top. And yes all jewelry works with white jeans—keep it simple(…)

Have fun this summer and mix up your bracelets to create your own stylish arm party!

Have fun this summer and mix up your bracelets to create your own stylish arm party!

One of my all-time favorite jewelry looks is stacking bracelets. In the summer, I especially love to mix bracelets in a variety of colors and textures—the more different, the better. Try some of our bestseller leather wrap styles mixed with all metal and colorful resin looks. It’s effortless, it’s cool and it’s summer. So take(…)

Amp up your Summer with neon and brights

Amp up your Summer with neon and brights

As the weather heats up, so do our wardrobe palettes. Brights and bold neons are popping up everywhere this season, so it’s time to prep for summer moments and add some fun, vibrant shades to the mix. The key is contrast. Pool parties and weekend festivities are the perfect time to play with prints, mix(…)

That’s a Wrap

That’s a Wrap

It’s confirmed. Leather is no longer reserved for the fall/winter season. Nylon Magazine’s July issue features a “Leatherhead” fashion trend story (including our Wrap Star bracelet) proving there’s many stylish and ultra cool leather options available this summer, especially in fun colorways. Make Wrap Star your solo bracelet statement or the main attraction of your(…)

School’s Out!

School’s Out!

It’s that time of year again—school’s out for summer. Our family tradition involves giving the kids something special around graduation time, to celebrate the completion of another school year. Some of the pieces in our Spring collection were designed with this very important moment in mind. The More Amour necklace set is a perfect gift(…)

2 Celebs, 2 Rings = Hot Summer Looks

2 Celebs, 2 Rings = Hot Summer Looks

Spotted: Funny Lady (and one of our favorites) Zooey Deschanel wearing our Briquette ring on the just released Cover of Emmy Wrap, alongside fellow female comedians Anna Faris, Mindy Kaling and Taylor Schilling. Picture perfect in a simple sexy white 3/4 sleeve mini dress and black pumps, The “New Girl” star flashes her sparkly gold(…)

Summer Finds: Hot Right Now

Summer Finds: Hot Right Now

Summer is practically here, which means a welcomed wardrobe makeover from dark and heavy to light and bright. Luckily, a few fun accessories can quickly jazz things up. Inspired by a recent Redbook Magazine story on Fashion Under $50, featuring our Pinch earrings, we put together some of our own top under $50 finds to(…)

Summer Necklace Looks!

Summer Necklace Looks!

Memorial Day weekend is almost here, the unofficial summer kickoff, and it’s finally time for relaxing weekends, summer barbecues and fun, family trips. I rely on a few foolproof necklace styles to instantly update my summer basics. My favorites include chunky necklaces, bibs and long, layering styles. Pair these with complimentary necklines, and you’ll have(…)

Celebs post their favorite lia sophia rings on Instagram!

Celebs post their favorite lia sophia rings on Instagram!

Ireland Baldwin posted “It’s really all about the ring game” with a pic wearing our Silver Screen ring on her Instagram this week. This is so true! The model and rising star of Hollywood royalty (Ireland’s famous parents are Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger) has been spotted wearing this style and our Puddle Jumper ring(…)

Prom is here … for everyone!

Prom is here … for everyone!

Spring rites of passage are on my mind as Sophia (gulp) is heading to prom in a few short weeks. And not surprisingly both she and her friends are loving some of our statement necklaces and earrings. Standout pieces like our stunning Fondant necklace, with its candy-colored pastels, and beautiful Awaken earrings, with genuine abalone(…)

Get the gorgeous celebrity looks from the Met Gala with lia sophia!

Get the gorgeous celebrity looks from the Met Gala with lia sophia!

The stars pulled out all the stops at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City this past week, celebrating mid-century fashion designer Charles James. The celeb-studded affair brought out so many incredibly glamorous and gorgeous fashion and accessories looks, it was nearly impossible to narrow down our favorites! We(…)

Connecting and sharing strategies of success

Connecting and sharing strategies of success

I recently had the privilege of joining the entrepreneur panel at this year’s National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) Networking conference in New York City, alongside Star Jones and an incredible group of inspirational women. The conference is all about the power and importance of women connecting, setting goals and mentoring, which is truly at(…)

Audrina loves her lia sophia Polished necklace!

Audrina loves her lia sophia Polished necklace!

It seems Audrina Patridge can’t get enough of her lia sophia Polished necklace! The former “Hills” star turned TV host has been spotted everywhere in her favorite lia sophia piece—showing us just how versatile it is with her fun styling. We love how she layers Polished with long and short necklaces. Get yours in stylish(…)

Mother’s Day is almost here—meet the Wayfarer necklace, a wonderful Mother’s Day gift!

Mother’s Day is almost here—meet the Wayfarer necklace, a wonderful Mother’s Day gift!

I always know when Easter ends, Mother’s Day is about a month away. I don’t know about you, but I feel a lot of pressure to find that perfect gift for the moms in my life. As a working, multi-tasking  mother myself, I look toward jewelry as an easy way to look polished and chic(…)

Channel Mad Men fashion with lia sophia!

Channel Mad Men fashion with lia sophia!

Finally, Mad Men is back with its seventh and final season and we are equally excited to find to out what happens to our favorite characters as we are to see the fabulous fashion they’re going to wear. The year is 1969 and already the fashion is as eclectic and dynamic as the story line.(…)

Bring a summery feel to your spring wardrobe with our vibrantly-colored jewelry

Bring a summery feel to your spring wardrobe with our vibrantly-colored jewelry

It’s still winterish out and I find myself turning to vibrantly-colored pieces like our Kimberly Claire necklace which is one of our best sellers. We designed it when there was a foot of snow outside and we  were looking at vacation photos from time spent in the Caribbean and dreaming of blue water and white(…)

Get music festival-ready with lia sophia jewelry

Get music festival-ready with lia sophia jewelry

It’s official—music festival season is here! With South by Southwest having kicked off the spring/summer festival season and the celebrity-loved Coachella on the way, it’s the perfect time to get inspired and channel your inner bohemian. Whether you’re actually headed to Palm Springs for Coachella or need a carefree cute outfit for your neighborhood street(…)

The annual Dress For Success ‘Something to Share’ gala reminds us that anything is possible!

The annual Dress For Success ‘Something to Share’ gala reminds us that anything is possible!

Tory and I were so honored to celebrate Dress For Success with a table of fabulous lia sophia Advisors at the annual Something to Share Gala last Thursday in New York City. Above all, we were thrilled to meet so many incredible Dress for Success clients that truly inspire and continue to remind us that(…)

Canada’s Olympic sweethearts shine in our jewels

Canada’s Olympic sweethearts shine in our jewels

Good looks, great style and ambition run in the family! Canadian beauties and Olympic free style skiers, the Dufour-Lapointe sisters, stepped out in style this week wearing lia sophia! Thanks to the fabulous styling of Marie-Claude Pelletier and her team at LES EFFRONTÉS, the fashionable family glammed up for press appearances in our Exotic Bloom,(…)

Everything is coming up florals for spring—including jewelry!

Everything is coming up florals for spring—including jewelry!

I would guess that I am not alone in being done with what has felt like a particularly long, cold winter so maybe that’s why I’m especially excited that it’s all about florals this spring. A surefire way to get this hot-off-the-runway trend is with jewelry—and one piece is all you need. A delicate accent,(…)

TV’s leading ladies are wearing lia sophia on the small screen!

TV’s leading ladies are wearing lia sophia on the small screen!

One thing we love more than catching up on our favorite TV shows—is seeing our jewels worn by TV’s leading stars on-air. On recent episodes of the CBS sitcom “The Crazy Ones” and ABC Family’s “Melissa & Joey,” we spotted stylish actresses Sarah Michelle Gellar and Melissa Joan Hart wearing lia sophia on their respective(…)

Our versatile Genius™ bracelets are the style answer for the season!

Our versatile Genius™ bracelets are the style answer for the season!

Believe it or not, spring is officially here! With sunny days ahead, it’s the perfect time to change up your jewelry. Personally, I’m so excited about jewelry and fashion that makes looking stylish a breeze (not to mention my favorite white jeans and espadrilles!). It’s that time of year when you don’t want to miss(…)

Spring forward with our Trunk Show earrings, the must-have accessory of the season!

Spring forward with our Trunk Show earrings, the must-have accessory of the season!

This season our statement Trunk Show earrings, with a vintage-inspired cut crystal design, are quickly proving to be a hit with stylesetters. With their striking graphic shape, we were not at all surprised that a Glamour fashion editor picked these to “amp up” her accessories wardrobe. And the always fashionable TV Personality and Style Expert(…)

It’s all about rose gold this season!

It’s all about rose gold this season!

Rose gold, which is such a warm shade, is universally flattering and one of my favorite trends on the fashion runways for spring. I love how it evokes a feminine and romantic feel and looks especially nice with pretty floral prints, another key trend for the season, as well as solid colors. The pinkish hue(…)

Don’t go unnoticed!

Don’t go unnoticed!

A big celebrity red carpet trend this season is Tangerine. Who can forget Lupita Nyongo’o’s game-changing Golden Globes look? It’s so hot that InTouch magazine recently featured a spread on the citrus tone and included our Persimmon ring as a top pick to get the look. The color is fun, vibrant, bold and a must-try(…)

We’re talking jewelry—literally!

We’re talking jewelry—literally!

With fun sayings like “Yes,” “XOXO” and “LuckyU,” talking jewelry is the talk of fashion right now. Inspired by the runway and street style, these upbeat statements give your look a dose of instant fun. Take a bold talking necklace and pair it with your favorite jeans and top or style with a dress. Along(…)

Get award-winning style with lia sophia!

Get award-winning style with lia sophia!

Stars lit up the red carpet at Sunday night’s Academy Awards ceremony. In true Oscar-worthy style, the gorgeous gowns and jewelry were equally captivating. From a fashion perspective, we were completely awestruck with the flawless looks worn by Best Supporting Actress Lupita Nyong’o and Best Leading Actress Cate Blanchett—both looked absolutely stunning on Hollywood’s biggest(…)

Celebrities and editors loved lia sophia at New York Fashion Week!

Celebrities and editors loved lia sophia at New York Fashion Week!

While New York Fashion Week was in full force last week, lia sophia set up shop at stylish blow-dry bar Dream Dry, hosting editors and stylesetters for a day of primping and accessorizing appointments in between shows. Our Creative Director, Elena Kiam, chatted up model/The Face Judge Lydia Hearst (who was loving our Foundry Necklace) and(…)

Get the top Fashion Week trends with lia sophia jewelry!

Get the top Fashion Week trends with lia sophia jewelry!

New York Fashion Week just came to a close and every season, it’s both fun and exciting to see the latest fashion trends walk down the runways. From the conservative to the weird and wacky, fashion designers interpret the trends in their own unique way, and it’s great to get inspired for what you can(…)

Love is in the jewelry! Celebrate Valentine’s Day in sweet style!

Love is in the jewelry! Celebrate Valentine’s Day in sweet style!

It just so happens that heart-shaped jewelry and talking jewelry are having a big fashion moment—and, of course, are perfect for Valentine’s Day. Just in time for the holiday, our Spring/Summer Style Guide debuts pieces with endearing messages like “XOXO,” “Love” and “Forever,” so your jewelry not only makes a style statement, but can channel(…)

We love this season’s hottest red carpet trend—metallics!

We love this season’s hottest red carpet trend—metallics!

We are obsessed with this season’s hottest red carpet trend – shiny metallics! At the Golden Globes, SAG and Grammy Awards, celebrities like Kate Beckinsale, Taylor Swift and Sofia Vergara showed us how they rock shimmering metallic looks. We’re even more inspired by this bold and glamorous style statement after seeing our Jody’s Baubles necklace(…)

Jewelry’s New BFF! A fashion trend borrowed from the boys—plaid

Jewelry’s New BFF! A fashion trend borrowed from the boys—plaid

A big trend this season is plaid. Seen allover the fashion runways, the checked print, often in red and black, is everywhere! And the best news is everyone can wear it. Not only is plaid perfect for chilly weather, it could just be jewelry’s best accessory. The classic, now trendy fabric somehow goes with every(…)

Introducing … the new Spring/Summer 2014 Style Guide!

Introducing … the new Spring/Summer 2014 Style Guide!

I’m really excited about our new Spring/Summer Style Guide. Everything about this collection is so versatile and wearable and the cover says it all! Statement necklaces are big this season and our cover model, who, by the way, was so fun to work with, is wearing the Kimberly Claire necklace with a tee—because it’s just(…)

Stars wear lia sophia for everyday fabulous

Stars wear lia sophia for everyday fabulous

Stars wear their lia sophia jewels in their daily lives – just like we do. Trendsetting actress (and mom of two) Jessica Alba wore our Palladian necklace to complete her street chic look while running errands with her daughter. Camilla Belle accessorized in our On a Roll ring, Glammunition necklace and Unrivaled hoop earrings on(…)

Carrie Underwood shines in lia sophia—and you can too! Enter to be 1 of 10 lucky winners of our Finial earrings from the éclatant Red Carpet Collection™ .

Carrie Underwood shines in lia sophia—and you can too! Enter to be 1 of 10 lucky winners of our Finial earrings from the éclatant Red Carpet Collection™ .

We’re over-the-moon excited that gorgeous country star Carrie Underwood is wearing our Red Carpet Collection™ éclatant Finial earrings in her new ad campaign. Just in time for awards season, Carrie rocked the earrings with a show-stopping metallic look, but the stunning earrings are versatile and fabulous—perfect for date night with a cute top and jeans.(…)

Stars are sweet on our Sugar Dusted earrings

Stars are sweet on our Sugar Dusted earrings

Celebrities and fashion trendsetters love the sweet, simple elegance of our Sugar Dusted earrings and we think we know why. They’re easy, eye-catching and look great with everything. At $34 a pair, they’re incredibly affordable. There’s even more to their allure. The statement studs are seasonless, making them a must for your jewelry wardrobe (and(…)

The Scoop looks back at 2013 highlights

The Scoop looks back at 2013 highlights

2013 was a year filled with fabulous press coverage and memorable media moments! Some of our favorite moments this past year included seeing our Style Guide collection jewelry featured in the top print, online and broadcast fashion outlets. Proving our jewelry is always ahead of the fashion curve, lia sophia designs were selected for multiple(…)

So long 2013—it’s been fun! Hello 2014!

So long 2013—it’s been fun! Hello 2014!

As 2013 comes to a close, I’d like to reflect on just a few of the key moments for lia sophia this past year. It’s been a very busy year, and I am thankful for so many things including being part of a company that is made up of so many incredible women who inspire me(…)

Dress like a star this season with lia sophia!

Dress like a star this season with lia sophia!

The holiday season is here and we’re already getting inspired by festive celebrity looks! Here are some of our favorites so far: Actress Camilla Belle looked cocktail chic adding a stack of lia sophia bracelets (including our Adari™, Delhi™ and Nightshade bracelets in hematite) to her ladylike plaid ensemble to an event in LA. TV Personality(…)

Celebrating family, friends and joy on Thanksgiving

Celebrating family, friends and joy on Thanksgiving

I love Thanksgiving because it’s all about getting together with family and friends—it’s purely about friendship, family and food with absolutely no gifts. To me, that sets it apart from most other holidays. I love the simplicity of it. In our family, Thanksgiving starts on Wednesday night. We all trek over to where the balloons(…)

Kristin Chenoweth spotted in our jewels!

Kristin Chenoweth spotted in our jewels!

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy talks about one of our favorite celebrity fans, Kristin Chenoweth! Enjoy, Elena We’re so excited that the talented Kristin Chenoweth will be wearing our Branch Out necklace from the Fall/Winter Style Guide in her new feature film co-starring Jennifer Lopez. The comedic actress and Broadway star was spotted(…)

The secret to our dazzling details

The secret to our dazzling details

Have you noticed how finely detailed our jewelry is? Whether simple or extravagant, each design reflects an individual process that takes many months to complete—from the careful conception in the sketching of the design to the craftsmanship to the selection of dazzling crystals, stones and metals. This attention to detail ensures that our jewelry really(…)

Celebs love lia sophia rings

Celebs love lia sophia rings

Daytime chic or evening glamour – stylish hollywood starlets have been spotted everywhere lately in our rings. We love to see how our ring-obsessed celebrity fans are making a statement with their favorite styles. No matter the occasion, we agree sparkle on your finger enhances your look, attracts attention and makes any outfit way more(…)

lia sophia hosted leading fashion editors and stylists at our Spring/Summer jewelry collection preview in NYC!

lia sophia hosted leading fashion editors and stylists at our Spring/Summer jewelry collection preview in NYC!

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy gives the inside “Scoop” to our bi-annual media preview. Enjoy, Elena We recently held our Spring/Summer 2014 collection media preview in New York City for the fashion industry’s top accessories editors and stylists—and the buzz was amazing! Our Creative Director Elena Kiam and Red Carpet Designer Dani Stahl(…)

Dress for Success: Notes of Thanks

Dress for Success: Notes of Thanks

Women helping women is at the heart of lia sophia and our partnership with Dress for Success makes me proud and happy every day. On behalf of lia sophia, I receive notes of thanks weekly from Dress for Success volunteers and clients whose lives we have touched in very meaningful ways. I wanted to share(…)

lia sophia bracelets make fashion news this fall!

lia sophia bracelets make fashion news this fall!

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy talks about our bracelets in the media. Enjoy, Elena We’re thrilled to see our bracelets everywhere in the media for fall! Whether mixing and matching or wearing them solo, these are the must-have styles this season. Here’s a look at what’s been trending in the press. -Self magazine(…)

On a Roll with Jessica Alba

On a Roll with Jessica Alba

Actress, mom and fashion trendsetter Jessica Alba clearly has impeccable taste and we’re so thrilled she loves our On a Roll ring from the Fall/Winter 2013 Style Guide! We’ve spotted the stylish star wearing our silver spiral stunner twice to recent events looking chic in all black and white looks with understated accessories. Just last(…)