Sophia is a Chicago jewelry designer whose eye for color, texture, and design stems from her love of history and wide experience of international culture. After earning her Master’s Degree at University of Chicago, she worked for the US Peace Corps, teaching and traveling throughout eastern Europe. Sophia went on to see the world, gathering inspiration and materials from which she began to craft fine jewels. She has learned seven languages, helping her communicate with artisans from all over the globe, including Russia, Mexico, and Greece.
Sophia’s pieces are on the red carpet – actresses Sarah Jessica Parker, Vivica Fox, Keiko Agena, and Nia Vardalos are just a few who enjoy her work. Her pieces have also appeared in films, including ShopGirl, and on CNN anchorwomen.
Sophia is a proud mother of four, and works alongside her husband in their joint jewelry studio outside Chicago. Sophia will be at Patricia Shoppe all weekend showing her collection of the jewelry, including one of a kind pieces. Sophia’s jewelry is made with sterling silver, 14 karat gold, and focuses on the brilliance of color in natural gemstone combinations. She has a range of styles, colors, and prices.
To learn more about the trunk show series at Patricia Shoppe visit their website at http://www.patriciashoppe.com. Patricia Shoppe is a jewelry and accessories boutique located at the south end of Egg Harbor located in the historic Town Hall.