Michael O’Connor’s Style, StyleLab and Red Carpet TV takes an exclusive look at amazing jewelry that celebrities will wear for the 2014 Emmy Awards. Brenda Smith earrings are haled as over-the-top, with a nice young unique take. @stylingspy gives us an exclusive look at the jewelry celebs will be wearing on the red carpet at […]
John Dyer is an Award Winning Stone Cutter with consistent and multiple yearly AGTA Cutting Edge wins every year from 2002 through 2015 and is not slowing down. His stone cutting is unparalleled in the industry and he chose to include my placements of his stones in his design gallery. Brenda had the opportunity to […]
This article was originally found in the Florida Society of Goldsmith Newsletter, Spring 2014. Written by Brenda Smith. Click on the image to obtain the PDF, and read the article complete with images. Pearls are considered a gemstone and have always fascinated me. However, I find myself in good company. Pearls have been collected, cherished, […]
The Roskin Gem News Report documented the donation of a Four Peaks Amethyst by Brenda Smith to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History. “I became aware of the Four Peaks Amethyst from my cutter, Darryl Alexander. I researched the mine and stone and was very impressed since I enjoy history and how it […]
I earned my MBA at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, GA. The alumni office contacted me about doing a story for their magazine on how I utilized my MBA degree to start my own business. Below is the result!
Brenda Smith was a finalist in the Palladium International 2013 Design Contest. Her two entries, “Celebration Earrings” and “Kite Pendant” drew national attention. Find Palladium Jewelry’s Facebook Post here.
Brenda was featured in the April 2011 issue of the Canadian magazine Jewellery Business upon her first time presentation at a Tucson, Arizona Jewelry Industry Showcase. Brenda’s Celebration Earrings and her work with coral were discussed and presented across two pages included below.
The “Journey of the Pearl,” a documentary by the Cultured Pearl Association of America, selected Brenda Smith among nine designers world-wide to be part of this documentary and to create a piece of jewelry for their permanent collection from pearls collected while filming. Read about the selection process here at National Jeweler.
Diana Jarrett GG RMV noticed Brenda in early 2011 and connected her unique design aesthetic for her love of life’s fleeting moments. Regarding Brenda’s inspiration, Diana says: What simple images from your life’s fleeting moments captured your imagination and made you want to hold on to it forever? Jewelery has the power to convey a […]
When searching for that red carpet look, accessories need to focus on one area of your face or body to make it stand out and capture the moment and photographic attention. Brenda’s celebration earrings do just that for your ears!