Here at Findfashion we appreciative creativity, innovation, and authenticity. So when we stumbled across Calico Juno Jewelry designs we were delighted to find just that. Founder and designer Bonnie Riconda of New York, runs the successful jewelry company that after nearly 15 years, still remains true to Bonnie’s original design philosophy-bright, brilliant, colorful and of course, handcrafted.
Bonnie graduated from York College in 1998 with a BFA, and then went on to achieve a MFA in Sculpture and painting from Long Island University. With a passion for jewelry and creating things by hand, Bonnie decided to start her own business, crafting each jewelry piece by hand and selling it on her website www.CalicoJunoDesigns.com.
Each and every piece from Calico Juno designs is handcrafted in the studio, and makes use of precious and semi-precious gemstones, crystals, freshwater pearls, and many other stones. With now over 1,500 designs, Calico Juno has grown to be featured in many major fashion magazines such as InStyle, Lucky, Marie Claire, Glamour and much more. Her pieces are carried in multiple retailers- including her own- all across the country and can even be found in a few international locations. In addition, celebrities Eva Longoria of Desperate Housewives, Dylan Lauren, Kathy Lee Gifford, and Geri Ryan have all worn Bonnie’s designs.
What makes Calico Juno Designs so special is the authenticity and creativity that goes into every piece. Each jewelry piece is paired with either sterling silver, 14K yellow or rose gold, and includes multiple precious and semi precious stones, and crystals. Bonnie’s original designs have intricate color patterns, wire weaving, and unique shapes. The bright colors and beautiful designs speak for themselves, beckoning to be worn with a smile.
Please feel free to check out Calico Juno’s newest collection here http://www.calicojunodesigns.com/new-designs-fall-2014/
Or visit her New York location at 310 City Island Ave, City Island (Bronx) NY 10464
Give Calico Juno Designs at (718) 392-4823