“I have always been driven to find the beauty in materials and pieces that people often overlook and under appreciate. I salvage materials and find ways to re-purpose stuff I find, as I want to show people that the common can also be transformed into something extraordinary.”
Her creative pursuits are of course, not without its high rewards. She garnered the award of Best Designer at the February 2016 Winter Show in New York for her Sustainability Clutch a beautifully hand crafted piece from her Surround Yourself With Nature collection . She also garnered 3 consecutive awards given by CITEM The Best Product Design for Fashion for her “Binanig” clutch October 17, 2012. The Best Product Design for Fashion for her Virginia Clutch March 14,2013 and The Best Product Design for her Buko Twigs Clutch bag October 17, 2013.
She is consistently active in New York trade shows like THE SHWRM, New York Now,and Curate . She also did the VOD Dubai , Maison & Objet Paris, Ambiente in Frankfurt Germany and Fashion Access in Hong Kong.