Jane B. visited the queen of Metal Couture Jewelry, LaureLuxe at her star studded fashion show in NY during New York’s Fashion Week.
The Passion of Laurel Luxe
Laurel Mae DeWitt is the designer and creator of the LaureLuxe brand. A native New Yorker, DeWitt has a youthful creativity and craftiness that can only be described as fantastically bold. Her drive is to continuously evolve and push all boundaries. To her, metal knows no limits.
A graduate of Pratt Art Institute in fashion design with an emphasis on jewelry and accessories, it reflects in each of her creations which strike a harmonious balance between the two. There, she received awards and recognition for her work. In her career, she has served as a Handbag & Accessories Designer for CR by Cynthia Rowley, Rocawear, Guess, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Nine West, Anne Klein, FILA, & Oscar De La Renta Intimate Apparel. Her fashion bags can be seen in major retailers such as Nordstroms, Target, and Forever 21.
You can find her designs being worn by a diverse array of celebrities and personalities. LaureLuxe has been worn by actress Mila Jovovich, supermodel Sessili Lopez, Grammy Award winner singer- songwriter Cyndi Lauper to rapping sensation Nicki Minaj, singer Amerie, and pop artist Lady Gaga. You may also find LaureLuxe on DJ/singer Amanda Blank, the ladies of Dirty Money, Oliva Longott, BET’s 106 and Park’s host Rosci, Ibrahim from Model City, Miss New York USA 2008, Amanda Diva, Hot 97′s Kaye Foxx, Jade & Nnenna from America’s Next Top Model, among many more.
The buzz that has been created from fashionistas and celebrity stylists alike has charged this innovative and unique look and has inspired the LaureLuxe brand.
Visit: www. LaureLuxe.com