Alexandra Mor for the Fine Jewelry Rising Star Award

January 2013

Fashion Group International Selects Alexandra Mor To Be a Finalist for the Fine Jewelry Rising Star Award


NEW YORK, NY  |  Fine jewelry designer Alexandra Mor is a finalist in Fashion Group International’s Rising Star Awards in the Fine Jewelry category. FGI will present the 16th Annual Rising Star Awards during a luncheon at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City on January 24th.

“I’m incredibly honored  that my work is included with  such an esteemed line-up of designers and can't imagine a more appropriate place for my work to be recognized. For the fruits of my passion to be  shared  as  part  of this  Fashion  Group  International  event  is indeed  a  dream  come  true" – Alexandra Mor

Alexandra Mor's work reflects a legacy of uniqueness and style that originates directly from her family of French Israeli fashion couturiers. Her limited edition, one of a kind and signature jewelry collections are distinguished by her unmistakable signature design details, using old world craftsmanship combined with contemporary styles. Designed in her New York studio, they are hand crafted in the USA, each Alexandra Mor creation glistens with unexpected design and craftsmanship that defines true luxury. She has passionately established herself as a private jeweler and artist whose commitment to timelessness and perfection are reflected in what she brings to life. As she says herself, “I like to think of my pieces as heirlooms in the making.™”

"The Rising Star Awards recognizes emerging talent in Apparel, Accessories, Fine Jewelry, Beauty and Interior Design. And represents a cornerstone of the FGI Mission to support the next generation of designers.” — Margaret Hayes, President FGI

 

ABOUT ALEXANDRA MOR

Haute joaillerie designer Alexandra Mor embodies the modern woman. The superior craftsmanship of her limited-edition and one-of-akind collections showcase an attention to detail and design sensibility typically found amongst Place Vendôme jewelers. Alexandra Mor Collections are handcrafted by master artisans in New York using Diamonds and unique, high quality colored gemstones set in platinum and 18 karat gold. Always drawn toward the creative realm, Alexandra launched her first collection on December 2010 at New York's Phillips de Pury. Now a decade later, Alexandra’s unique aesthetic is coveted among jewelry collectors in the US and internationally, as seen worn on the red carpet by Oprah, Olivia Palermo, Kate Winslet, Naomi Campbell, Lupita Nyong'o, Mila Kunis, Demi Moore, Emily Mortimer, Brooke Shields, Naomi Watts among others. Mor creates at her work at her design offices in New York City’s famed Diamond District and more recently have moved to Bali, Indonesia and is inspired to create her new Tagua Seeds collection with local artisans in Bali.

 

About Fashion Group International

The Fashion Group International is a global, non-profit, professional organization with 5000 members in the fashion industry including apparel, accessories, beauty and home. The FGI mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business of fashion and design and to help its members become more effective in their careers. To do this, FGI provides insights on major trends in person, online and in print; access to business professionals and a gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.