Style with Elena

Creative Director Elena Kiam talks about jewelry, fashion and more!

Jewelry for A+ looks

Jewelry for A+ looks

Can you believe it’s almost time for the kids to head back to school? Beyond new school supplies, there’s always a big focus on having new, fun Fall wardrobe staples—but don’t forget what really gets talked about with teenagers—accessories! Here’s your chance to be the coolest Mom in town (and impress your kids with your(…)

It’s here! The new Fall/Winter Style Guide has arrived.

It’s here! The new Fall/Winter Style Guide has arrived.

Our latest Style Guide has debuted, and the early feedback is pretty amazing. The cover is one of my favorite images from all the stories we shot – it’s a beautiful picture that captures the entire vibe of the book. We’ve designed pieces that look fabulous with what you wear everyday because we don’t think(…)

A fun summer party can be as simple as ice cream and a few friends!

A fun summer party can be as simple as ice cream and a few friends!

Summer seems to be filled with even more socializing than the holiday season, and I love hearing from Advisors and lia sophia fans about all the places they wear their jewelry this time of year—everywhere from backyard cocktails to picnics at the beach to my favorite, an ice cream party. Getting together for some laid-back(…)

Get in the Fourth of July spirit with these classic, perfect-for-summer looks!

Get in the Fourth of July spirit with these classic, perfect-for-summer looks!

I look forward to the Fourth of July every year. So many people are away during the summer, and this is really the first opportunity we all have to pause and enjoy some relaxed time together again, with family and friends. When it comes to fashion for the Fourth, stripes are a classic, go-to look(…)

Graphic manicures are a key look this season. The best part? They’re fun and easy to wear.

Graphic manicures are a key look this season. The best part? They’re fun and easy to wear.

Did you happen to see the mani-cam at the Oscars this year? It was a bit surreal, watching celebrities walk their fingers across a miniature red carpet, the camera up close to capture their manicures. But it was hilariously fun and kind of inspiring, too. Every fashion house has their own nail polish palette, which(…)

Dive into water colors

Dive into water colors

I can’t stop talking about color this month, because I’m seeing so much of it around town and in fashion magazines, and it looks fabulous. It’s also an invigorating, fun change from the quieter tones of autumn and winter. There’s one particular combination of colors that we’re all familiar with, but that are more versatile(…)

Pretty in Pastels

Pretty in Pastels

It’s funny to be talking so much about color this month, because most of my clothing wardrobe is in black and white. But that’s why I love jewelry: it lets you change the mood and look of your outfit in just a few seconds. To me, nothing channels summer more quickly than a white outfit, and that(…)

It’s a season of color, and this week lia sophia goes vivid

It’s a season of color, and this week lia sophia goes vivid

There’s so much color in fashion this season that I’m devoting the next few blog posts to looking your best in whatever tones you love. lia sophia has everything from bright to subdued, saturated colors to pastels, and summer is the season to push black to the back of your closet and bring out some(…)