Patricia Nicolas, Spain
Patricia Nicolás jewelry brand was founded in 2006 after Patricia finishing her studies at Central Saint Martins College in London. Patricia was named one of the five most outstanding jewelry designers by Freedom at Topshop. This lead to a collaboration between the two, and her products were exhibited in Topshop’s British flagship stores.
"Jewelry is like the yoga pants of fashion, it highlights all assets."
The designer and founder of Patricia Nicolás motto is to “have fun in everything you do!” . The company was created as a concept of a free spirit, creativity and dynamics. These elements have lead to an effective and creative company culture. The elements also contribute to her sources of inspiration. Her creations are spectacularly bizarre, to name a few examples: the lips, shrimps, tomatoes, eyes and legs... It’s a rush of exciting gold plated elegance!
Following the launch of her company, her pieces could be found at Harrods and Harvey Nichols.
Editorial of Patricia Nicolás A-W16 photographed by Alegria Pictures,with model Tacuara Casares and the spanish actress Marta Guillen.
Thereon Patricia collaborated for Fashion Week with Maya Hansen, and made pieces inspired by the one and only Frida Kahlo. Brooches, earrings and necklaces, were launched on the catwalks of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid. Once again Frida Kahlo has proved empowerment of women, as the world of fashion opened up at the company’s’ feet, this was a significant benchmark.
Thereafter there have been noteworthy collaborations with companies such as LG, Diesel, and Vogue. Her designs have attracted it girls and notable celebrities like Dree Hemingway, Sienna Miller and Alexa Chung.
The brand has been displayed in fashion magazines all over the world and has caught on as a trend. Why, you ask. Well, her way of approaching jewelry is notably different, making the brand a perfect trendsetter.