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(…)

Warm Up to Fall’s Perfect Pins

Warm Up to Fall’s Perfect Pins

I love that we are known for beautiful jewelry that’s also super versatile which is why it’s so easy to wear every day. Our pendants are no exception and work double duty as pins.  Try our fabulous Superluxe pendant as a pin on a favorite bag or sweater. And you may have also noticed that(…)

Our Cosmic Dust makes a style statement!

Our Cosmic Dust makes a style statement!

Cosmic Dust, our bold and sparkly necklace featuring cut crystals and resin in navy blue, lilac and milky white, is a must-have for your jewelry box. Chic when dressed up for daytime or evening with your favorite LBD, this gem is surprisngly versatile. We first saw the stunning piece worn by Singer/Actress Jordin Sparks and(…)

Fall’s Hottest Hues

Fall’s Hottest Hues

Fall is here, the leaves are changing and it’s time to cozy up your wardrobe—and jewelry, too. This season’s must-have colors according to Pantone® – the fashion industry’s insider guide to color – are vibrant purple, rich green, deep blue and fiery orange. These rich colors instantly channel fall and easily complement lots of your(…)

Follow this season’s chain of command.

Follow this season’s chain of command.

The next ‘big’ thing from lia sophia? Chains all day. Chain jewelry and metal accents in every shape and size graced the runways this season, and for good reason. The hardware-inspired pieces infuse a quick shot of downtown edge to your look, and are the definition of versatility.  We’ve got you covered in both oversized(…)

Nestled Earrings: One great style, Two stylish looks

Nestled Earrings: One great style, Two stylish looks

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy gives the “Scoop” on our Nestled earrings. Enjoy, Elena Our Nestled earrings are the perfect combination of beautiful and chic, and we’re not the only ones who think so! The best part? With Nestled, you get two different looks with one style. Recently, The New York Post featured(…)

Update your look with this season’s “it” jewelry—the cameo!

Update your look with this season’s “it” jewelry—the cameo!

Fall is officially here and one of the biggest trends I’m in love with this season is cameo jewelry. Call it a modern take on a fashion classic, but cameos, the Victorian-era jewelry trend, are making a big splash for fall in a very cool way. Simply put, these are not your grandmother’s cameos. Seen(…)

Social Media Buzz at Fashion Week

Social Media Buzz at Fashion Week

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy shares the social media scoop from Fashion Week. Enjoy, Elena Editors, stylists, bloggers and celebrities took to social media last week—posting all things Fashion Week related! We received many shout outs from our jewelry-obsessed fans wearing lia sophia to runway shows, parties and all the Fashion Week festivities! It(…)

Make a statement with statement earrings!

Make a statement with statement earrings!

Statement earrings are all over the fall/winter runways and they’re one of the most effortlessly chic trends of the season. A fabulous pair of eye-catching earrings can transform anything, from a L.B.D. to jeans, into a polished and sophisticated look. Best of all the earrings we’ve designed are perfect for everyone—even if you don’t normally(…)

Celebs Shine in lia sophia at NYFW

Celebs Shine in lia sophia at NYFW

Our PR Director Kate McCarthy gives the celebrity scoop on Fashion Week. Enjoy, Elena This week, the most fashionable style-setters flocked to the runways at New York Fashion Week to preview the Spring 2014 designer collections – wearing lia sophia jewelry! We couldn’t be more thrilled to spot some of our favorite celebrity fans wearing(…)

Fashion Week is here—lia sophia is ahead of the trends!

Fashion Week is here—lia sophia is ahead of the trends!

We’re already seeing some major fashion trends on the runways—and three of my favorite trends include: Navy, Florals and Jewelry with personalized messages, or what we like to call, “Talking Jewelry.” The best news? Many of our jewelry styles from the Fall/Winter collection are ahead of the fashion curve and capture next season’s trends. For(…)

Ones to watch—hot jewelry for fall!

Ones to watch—hot jewelry for fall!

This week, our PR Director Kate McCarthy gives the “Scoop” on all the major press surrounding our Fall/Winter collection. Enjoy, Elena Fall is just days away and we’re thrilled there’s already so much media buzz around new pieces from our Fall/Winter collection!! Check out the styles that are getting some major exposure! What are your(…)

lia sophia goes to Camp—Stitched Fashion Camp, that is!

lia sophia goes to Camp—Stitched Fashion Camp, that is!

As the leader in fashion jewelry, lia sophia is passionate about promoting young designers, so we were thrilled to participate in the Stitched Fashion Camp—a new fashion camp for budding fashion and accessory designers that took place in NY earlier this month. Founded and organized by Elle Magazine Creative Director Joe Zee and Rob Younkers,(…)

TV hosts add sparkle to their Summer Style with lia sophia jewelry

TV hosts add sparkle to their Summer Style with lia sophia jewelry

This week, Kate McCarthy, our PR Director, gives the “Scoop” on TV Hosts looking fabulous in our jewelry. Enjoy, Elena Once again, our jewelry is making the news on TV hosts. Access Hollywood host Shaun Robinson accessorized her look with lia sophia recently on the celebrity news show. Our Manali bracelet, Delhi bracelet, Rival earrings(…)

Learn what inspired our Fall/Winter Style Guide Goddess necklace!

Learn what inspired our Fall/Winter Style Guide Goddess necklace!

This week, our designers reveal the inspiration behind our Goddess necklace. Enjoy, Elena Our gorgeous Goddess necklace, featured on the cover of our Fall/Winter Style Guide, is a striking mix of blues and greens, crafted  in genuine Labradorite with resin accents. Would you have guessed that the tranquil colors were inspired by the beaches of(…)