Heather Benjamin Jewelry was created with the purpose of adorning women with jewelry inspired by rituals and stories found in cultures from around the world. HB Jewelry is headquartered in Santa Monica, California with manufacturing operations in Bali, Indonesia and showrooms in London and New York City.
Born and raised in Brazil, Claudia had an extensive Arts background. She focused her talents in the fashion field by working with some of Brazil’s top designers. While visiting NYC in the 90’s Claudia met her future husband who later partnered with her and helped her begin her retail and wholesale enterprise. Relocating to Texas, Claudia enjoys her outreach to the community she loves in Texas and overseas.
Orsola Mainardis, designer for jewelry and fashion accessories, lives and works in Venice. After years of working in the tourism sector she created her first jewel just for fun, thus realizing a dream to work in a creative field such as jewelry and fashion accessories.
Always, from our childhood in Palma del Rio, a basically agricultural, cordovan village which imposed its own concrete view of life and society. Our creativity and imagination sought forms and spaces to develop themselves. We began to collaborate in everything related to the artistic world, above all painting, decoration and interior design.