Inspired by a broad and eclectic mix of influences, from fine art and ballet, to architecture and geometry, Louiza Leclercq creates wearable sculpture for extraordinary women.
Louiza Leclercq, FGA, was born in Russia and is of Armenian heritage. She lived and worked all over the world, including Russia, New York, Paris, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong, the latter being where she discovered her passion for jewellery. In Hong Kong, she met a jeweller selling Columbian emeralds; it was through this connection that her fascination with gemstones grew, and she developed an affinity with the intriguing science behind them.
Louiza went on to complete a gemological degree at the Gemmological Association of Great Britain, or Gem-A, London; where she transformed what had started as a burgeoning interest, into the solid base of knowledge that would define her brand. With her background in finance, and her experience at Gem-A, Louiza continued to develop her research, until she had a refined ideal; a brand that could reach a broad spectrum of women, with pieces that would be cherished for generations. Elegant, dynamic jewellery for modern women.
Louiza Leclercq connects her multicultural heritage with her love for art, architecture and dance to inspire pieces of refined, dynamic jewellery for modern women.
Having lived in Paris, New York, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong, her designs are inspired by an eclectic mix of historic and contemporary influences, from sacred geometry to choreography.
Looking to both the traditions of craftsmanship and innovative, sustainable practices, Louiza redefines heritage. Balancing her diverse experiences and knowledge, with a respect for historic practices; Louiza’s pieces are designed in close collaboration with her team in France, and made with esteemed, family-run factories in Italy.
Considering adornment as an extension of the body, Louiza reimagines the relationship between people and architecture, and the kinetic potential of dance and material forms. She designs intricate, tactile, sculptural silhouettes, timeless pieces of art that can be worn and appreciated for generations. Louiza is the epitome of modern luxury, and redefines fine jewellery.