Behind the Designs

The Dakota
When I started to design the Dakota, I knew I wanted it to represent a free spirit -- a woman who is wise, fearless, brave and an adventurer. I started to think about my personal connection to Native American Culture...
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The Carson
  I want to tell you about the incredible person behind the Carson design. Imagine walking into a room... any room, filled with any one.  Your head is held high, your smile is warm and welcoming, and you give off...
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The Kiki
    The Kiki was the first piece I named after a real woman, but it wasn’t until the design was finished that I realized who it would represent. One of the aspects that I treasure most about my life...
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The Ellis
    The Ellis is one of my designs that wasn’t actually inspired by just one specific woman, but rather a group of women who were united by what I believe to be a very empowering collective consciousness – one...
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The Belle
    When I began designing the Belle, I didn’t have one specific woman in mind. Instead, I wanted it to represent what the CB Grey brand is all about – both in the actual design and the story I...
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