Alchemic, evocative body adornments with an Eastern zodiac obsession
Creations were born of a golden dragon’s belly, Jade Chiu’s accessory and jewelry lines are an edgy-dreamy take on an animalistic expression. Jade twirls and melds the animals of the ancient Chinese zodiac into a reinvention of ways to decorate and accentuate our body and soul.
Her unique pieces including vests, masks, ear cuffs, paw rings; and the line’s signature, racy facial/ body adornments. Jade’s wild fused of ancient exotic culture with avant garde fashion and surrealism unleashes wearers’ animalistic instincts. Crafted in NYC.
Finding herself with a new graphic design degree at a “dot com” job in Silicon Valley, Jade soon understood that ignoring her fashion instincts wouldn’t do. She bought a one-way ticket to NYC and immersed herself into studying fashion and accessories at FIT and Parsons. Since then, NY based Taiwan-native, Jade has contributed to Anna Sui, L.A.M.B., DVF, and BabyPhat. She is self taught and combines all of her art and fashion background to create her jewelry line.Succumbing to her long-held dream of creating designs around zodiac 12.
Her pieces have been picked by Italian Vogue, i-D UK, and Shinsegae campaign for 2013 inspiration and the world leading trend. Jade gathers and unleashes the powers of the eastern zodiac. These are designs that accentuate our deepest instincts – for the true expression of our personalities and dreams.