17/03

SUMMER LOVIN’ HAPPENED SO FAST

we were lulled and beckoned one fine day to head down south to the bukit, bali…. the light, the waves, white sand, the warungs clinging to the cliffs … watch this video jubel - by klingande to gain a perspective on the easy soft vibrations of a summer day that ends too soon. we packed up or car and scooters with gear and headed down to escape…. can you feel it? the crew: photog:  @kainotronotron stylist: @triciakimbali jewelry: @nagicia.jewelry...
SUMMER LOVIN’ HAPPENED SO FAST

17/02

Interview with Millicent Nobis

interview with millicent nobis, founder of aa-collected, berlin december, 2016 - i fullfilled a dream of visiting berlin, and was asked to do a pop-up @aa-collected! having a few friends that had moved there from nyc and bali, and loving the creative hub there, i was very curious. i stayed with designer friend millicent nobis, who is situated in the funky upcoming neighborhood of kreuzberg. having lived in the east village in the 80's, i felt right...
Interview with Millicent Nobis

17/02

NAGICIA HANDBAG COLLECTION - made in Bali

nagicia infinity snake | ular logo bags - made in bali - the ular (snake) symbol is a captivating centerpiece. it's sure to wow with its infinity curves.  the versatile look is suitable for day to evening.  the curves of the snake formation are mirrored by the graceful flowing lines in the bags. first handbag collection launching for spring/ summer 2014 features: exotic skin clutches, ipad case, everyday/ travel pouch.  the sets come in a fun mix of...
NAGICIA HANDBAG COLLECTION - made in Bali

17/02

THE BF COLLECTION

this sexy  boyfriend or bestfriend collection of jewellery and leather goods from nagicia is a spin-off from the bambu laut and ular | snake collections.  for the guys looking to rock some unique artisan style and for the ladies that want to switch it up with a more gallant flavor.  one collection to be shared, for you and your beau.
THE BF COLLECTION

17/02

GLOWING BEAUTY, ENDURING VALUE – THE GOLDEN TOUCH

gold. since the beginning of recorded time gold has been a symbol of wealth and a store of value, adorning the bodies and ensuring the positions of the powerful. the cause of conflict and adventure, civilizations have been built and destroyed in it’s pursuit and safe-keeping. the latin name for gold, aurum (origin of the elemental symbol au) means “shining dawn”, and to appreciate the luster of gold is indeed a little like soaking in the rays of a rising...
GLOWING BEAUTY, ENDURING VALUE – THE GOLDEN TOUCH

17/02

THE METAL ELEMENT OF SILVER

a bolt of lightning… the glowing orb we call the moon… light reflecting on the surface of water. silver. the white, metallic luster of silver is brilliant. matching extremely high optical reflectivity with total receptivity to polishing, the dazzling shine of silver has been the choice of jewelry makers and jewelry wearers for centuries. two and a half thousand years ago, socrates, the classical greek philosopher, credited as one of the founders...
THE METAL ELEMENT OF SILVER

17/02

THE METAL ELEMENT OF COPPER – ANCIENT AND ESSENTIAL

with a history of use that is at least 10,000 years old, copper, with it’s distinctive reddish orange hues, was known to some of the of the oldest civilizations on record. pure copper lumps were used as currency by the romans, valued at first for their weight alone, until julius caeser introduced shape and stamp as significant. it’s lustrous beauty produced ancient mirrors, and by reflecting beauty became associated with the goddesses of love from both...
THE METAL ELEMENT OF COPPER – ANCIENT AND ESSENTIAL

17/02

The METAL ELEMENT of BRASS – FAUX GOLD

produced as an alloy of copper and zinc, brass has long been highly prized for it’s decorative beauty. a muted yellow that can be polished to resemble gold, one of the defining characteristics of brass is smoothness. highly malleable, with very low friction, this versatile and highly workable metal alloy has a low melting point. these characteristics combine to create a unique property of fluidity that is ideal for casting. thus we find brass used to create...
The METAL ELEMENT of BRASS – FAUX GOLD

17/02

POWER ANIMAL | DRAGON

the ever popular dragon is a creature of myth and legend. a symbol of good fortune and sign of intense power, the oriental dragon is regarded as a divine beast - the reverse of the malicious monster that westerners felt necessary to find and slay. in eastern philosophy, the dragon is said to be a deliverer of good fortune and a master
POWER ANIMAL |  DRAGON

17/02

BABY LOTUS – SYMBOL OF DIVINE BEAUTY AND PURITY

the lotus flower is found depicted in the ancient arts of many cultures, most prominently in buddhist, hindu, egyptian, chinese and japanese histories. often occurring as part of a creation myth, the lotus represents the union of the four elements; earth, air, fire, and water. each lotus flower reminds us of the interdependence of all things. rising from the most humble of beginnings with it’s roots deep in the mud, the strong stem grows up through the...
BABY LOTUS – SYMBOL OF DIVINE BEAUTY AND PURITY

17/02

Like delicate flowers in flight

nagicia’s kupu kupu collection skillfully captures the beauty of the butterfly in bronze, silver and cubic zirconia. beginning it’s life as an earth-bound caterpillar, this creature works diligently during it’s brief life to build a protective covering , a place to retreat and undergo remarkable change.  the time spent inside the chrysalis is when the beauty of both colour and form are forged. the subsequent struggle to emerge from this self-imposed...
Like delicate flowers in flight

17/02

Shapes, Colours and Contours From Below The Waves

bambu laut translated from indonesian as “water bamboo”, bambu laut is the new collection from nagicia. walking the sandy beaches of flores, a small island extending eastward from java in indonesia, the designer’s ever curious eye is drawn to a piece of gleaming white coral. the perfect yet random segmentation of the hardened marine organism reminds her of the simple beauty of the bamboo that grows abundantly around her home in bali.  an offering...
Shapes, Colours and Contours From Below The Waves

17/01

The Quintessential Root Collection

root collection twisting and turning themselves into circles, nagicia’s root collection embodies an earthy, sensuous life-force. studded here and there with stones, this collection in brass and silver accentuates the beauty of the skin the roots twist and turn to reveal, suggesting a connection with the earth and it’s power to stimulate life. roots absorb energy from deeper sources in order to nourish, grounding and anchoring the beauty that blooms...
The Quintessential Root Collection

17/01

The Magical power of the Sirsak leaf

sirsak – natures offering of help and hope the leaf of the graviola tree set in resin for you to wear – a potent symbol of mother natures ability to provide for your every need. the fruit, leaves, roots, bark and stems of this plant (also known as sour-sop), found in ancient rain-forests of indonesia and the amazon have been used for centuries by native medicine men to treat heart disease, asthma, liver problems and arthritis. initial clinical tests...
The Magical power of the Sirsak leaf

16/06

#Nagicia One-of-a-Kind

on june 11th, nagicia debuted the new one-of-a-kind statement pieces in the nasi campur show at taksu gallery bali, at the w hotel.   taksu bali is pleased to present " nasi campur", a mixed-media group show that takes on a fresh concept this season. the exhibition will be an eclectic ensemble of urban contemporary artworks, stunning gem stone jewellery by international art jeweller, tricia kim (usa) and also being featured are primitive tribal ceramic...
#Nagicia One-of-a-Kind

16/05

LOVE is in the AIR

tara: i had a bit of a gypsy life - living in new places and experiencing new things was the crux of my existence.   i lived by  "never refuse an invitation, never fail to be polite, never resist the unfamiliar, and never outstay your welcome." i  had been in bali for about six months and was relocating to thailand.  however before my next move, i still had one bucket list item to check off: surf in indo. someone gave me the contact details...
LOVE is in the AIR

15/07

POP-UP for NEPAL

last month at the nagicia pop-up at manik salon canggu… we had a great night, yummy rum drinks and chips. friends and guests came to see the latest collection of bespoke and bf collections. there were unique bead necklaces and resin pendants with gold leaf inlaid. the first set of coin bracelets for #byebyeplasticbags  #oneislandonevoice were launched. everyone went home with something, feeling fuzzy and warm not only from the cocktails, but for...
POP-UP for NEPAL

15/07

LOVE is in the AIR

[gallery columns="1" ids="3744,3513,3514,3515,3518,3517,3516" orderby="title"] are you feeling romantic?  we are !! many thanks to frv bali magazine (june-aug 2015) for helping share the romance! also check out city scapes and island days – with the elegance of bali designers fashion editorial featuring #nagicia accessories, and ali charisma, iwear sunglasses, oka diputra, luwung, espen salberg, flobamore #photography  #adam rasyid #stylist...
LOVE is in the AIR

17/02

Meet our Ambassadress Shanti Meli

sign: cancer, ascendant scorpio / chinese dragon i feel honored to be a nagicia ambassadress, i love elegance, glamour and chic (i'm french) but also i love the colors the shapes and the magic in each piece. i feel well wearing them, i feel like me with a bonus++.  i am a healer/holistic nutritionist. my lifestyle is about balance, no struggle, no excess, and no frustration. i love taking care of my body (temple of my soul) by going everyday to spinning,...
Meet our Ambassadress Shanti Meli

14/10

Fringe Benefits: From Fashion Week To Nagicia Streetstyle

spotted: fringe trend fresh from fashion week... new york... london... milan captured by favorite street style photographer tommy ton.  the longer the fringe the better the sway! nagicia fringe street style from city to beach... london... brighton... cornwall.  on a new adventure from the island of the gods.  the fringe benefits crossbody... effortlessly chic.    and fringe for day to evening.  we're all about this trend for wear now.  ...
Fringe Benefits: From Fashion Week To Nagicia Streetstyle

14/09

Boyfriend Collection Launch

we’re super excited to debut the new boyfriend collection after months of preparation. the brand comes to life with the collaboration of our talented friends from around the world! this sexy new collection of jewellery and leather goods is a spin-off from the bambu laut (water bamboo) and ular snake collections. the trademark organic textures that immediately come to mind with nagicia are ready to hit the town and seaside with a more rock ‘n’ roll...
Boyfriend Collection Launch

14/08

Bag 4 A Bag: Help Ban Plastic Bags

our eyes scan and feast on the rows and rows of patterns and colors crammed along the street as we devote the morning to our mission… lace hunt! super excited to play with a new idea of mixing beautiful balinese lace with utilitarian denim for our version of the pouch every girl can’t live without. that easy pouch for your make up, your iphone and gadgets for the mobile office… us ladies love our gadgets too! that pouch you throw in your bag and grab...
Bag 4 A Bag: Help Ban Plastic Bags

14/04

WHY INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS?

why independent designers? posted by lisa on monday, july 8, 2013 · leave a comment as a young girl, i aspired for branded bags and heels and everything according to the glossy magazine definition of what was cool. my concept of luxury changed, however, once i began toting such objects – and feeling like a walking signboard when logos were obvious. its the same realisation that most fashionistas are having or have already had around the world....
WHY INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS?

13/11

Nagicia in VOGUE ITALIA!

we are super chuffed to see our sirsak rings in this editorial with a huge list of fabulous a list designers! http://www.vogue.it/magazine/fashion-stories/2011/10/ alyona subbotina, hanaa ben abdesslem, herieth paul, luisa bianchin, marike le roux, chantal stafford-abbott and styled by giulio martinelli, hair by federico ghezzi, makeup by francelle daly   gilet di volpe, fay; chemisier equipment. cintura what goes...
Nagicia in VOGUE ITALIA!

14/06

Black Sirsak ring spotted, again!

the ubiquitous nagicia black sirsak ring is turning up on many designer fashion ads!
Black Sirsak ring spotted, again!

14/06

'Untitled No. 9' - Short Film

this short film by _______________________ features pieces from the nagicia namu collection. to see the film, click here.here are a few sneak peaks... http://nagicia.com
'Untitled No. 9' - Short Film

14/06

What Lies Beneath by Kate Friend

the creative director of mother magazine was planning a shoot for ben trovato.  “- well the story was inspired by a black sand dreamscape, an inverted wilderness; the beach at the end of the world,” kate says, and continues ”- i also wanted to explore the sensation of freedom in space. shooting underwater was a great way to do this. each image has its dream-equivalent; widika’s above-water and below-water worlds. the shore stands at the edge...
What Lies Beneath by Kate Friend

14/04

Color Me Easter

nagicia jewelry & handbags   a treasure from the island of the gods   newsletter   happy easter!   all we need is love, but a little chocolate doesn't hurt.                                  april birthstone is a ladies best friend.   the ancient hindus believed that diamonds were created by lightning bolts that struck the earth.  greek legend entails that diamonds are the...
Color Me Easter

14/02

Celebrate Chinese New Year & Valentine's

nagicia jewelry & handbags   a treasure from the island of the gods   newsletter shop now what does 2014 have in store for you? the year of the wood horse is a time of fast victories, unexpected adventure, and surprising romance. it is an excellent year for travel, and the more far away and off the beaten...
Celebrate Chinese New Year & Valentine's

13/09

Simply Delicious...'Style Bites'

we are lovin' this scrumptious fashion editorial in the august, hello bali magazine. nagicia sirsak pieces are well represented! styling by angie anggoro hair & make-up by yeanne photography by dewandra djelantik model - dominique nguyen   click here to see the whole issue: hello bali
Simply Delicious...'Style Bites'

13/06

Some great Press of our Sirsak pieces in Singapore this month!

shingai wearing our 'double trouble' pari sirsak ring in emerald green.
Some great Press of our Sirsak pieces in Singapore this month!

13/06

Happy Father's Day - 'For the Cool Dad'

a selection from the nagicia dragon naga collection in sterling silver and stingray.
Happy Father's Day - 'For the Cool Dad'

13/05

Blueprint SG Highlights 2013

a lot of exciting things bubbling over and developing from our two days at blueprint.  amy chao my new accessory design partner and i had quite a productive and fun time.we saw joanna koh, a make-up artist and model i had worked with a few years back in bali.  joanna has a great blog where you can read up on how the show was for her. beauty.bikes. we were asked to collaborate with swarovski elements for this show, here it is in there...
Blueprint SG Highlights 2013

13/05

Is it Mother's Day yet?

it's a different day in each country hard to keep track.  i think mother's day should be everyday.  give that special person in your life a call today to tell them exactly how much they mean to you!  
Is it Mother's Day yet?

13/04

EN-Vie-Fashion Japan

many thanks to gerd kramer, editor of this beautiful fashion magazine for featuring nagicia in this month's issue!
EN-Vie-Fashion Japan

13/03

Easter Egg Hunt Anyone?

wouldn't you love to have a philip treacy hat and something from our kupu kupu (butterfly) collection for your easter luncheon? (i know i would!)
Easter Egg Hunt Anyone?

13/01

Garnet is your January Birthstone

the healing properties of the january birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems relating to the blood, heart, lungs and infection.  the garnet is also used to enhance sensuality and sexuality. this ring can be worn three ways, can you figure it out?  it's a classic since the year 2000, and will never go out of style.
Garnet is your January Birthstone

13/01

Do you want to help someone in the world in a big way with minimal effort?

only $25 can turn someone's life around. join me on kiva and make loans to help alleviate poverty worldwide. click on the link below to get started today!kiva  
Do you want to help someone in the world in a big way with minimal effort?

13/01

'think globally, act locally'

have you done some good today? i've been living in bali a long time, and always wanted to give something back. i have the chance now with the rotary club of bali canggu. if you want to get involved, you can see what we get up to here on our fb page and through our website here.
'think globally, act locally'

13/01

Are you aware of the benefits of Sirsak | Soursop leaves?

sirsak -  natures offering of help and hope       the leaf of the graviola tree set in resin for you to wear -    a potent symbol of mother natures ability to provide for your every need.   the fruit, leaves, roots, bark and stems of this plant (also known as sour-sop), found in the ancient rain-forests of indonesia and the amazon have been used for centuries by native medicine men to treat heart disease, asthma, liver problems and...
Are you aware of the benefits of Sirsak | Soursop  leaves?

13/01

Welcome to 2013!

remember to dream big this year!  
Welcome to 2013!

12/11

'Tis the Season...

...for loving, laughing and sharing.  be happy for what you have, don't sweat the small stuff.thanksgiving is next week, and christmas a month after that.  spend this holiday kicking back and enjoying some quality time with your loved one's, where ever you may be. 35% off all items in stock until december 15th.  15% of sales will go to http://www.redcross.org/sandy.
'Tis the Season...

12/10

Time to give thanks

in lieu of sandy's destruction, we will be donating 15% of all sales made this month to http://www.redcross.org/sandy.  our thoughts go out to those in need.my parents are still without power in their home.  fortunately they do have places to go to with power and internet. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ i really miss autumn, when all  the leaves are ablaze, the air is crisp and clear, the sound for crackling...
Time to give thanks

12/10

More Fall Trends

as spotted in polyvore:  moodboards featuring nagicia sirsak leaf cuff and necklace in 'claret' red
More Fall Trends

12/10

Autumn looks more like Spring South of the Equator

bambu laut cuff in 'bali starling' sirsak @ quintessential singapore as seen in elle magazine singapore september @ ahalife as seen in polyvore available in nyc @ ahalife, in bali @ nagicia
Autumn looks more like Spring South of the Equator

12/10

Just in time for Fall...

'rock-n-roll rhapsody', from fashion reverie - 'sirsak' leaf jewelry to mix into your fall wardrobe. sirsak paisley ring in 'blue grotto'  on nagicia.com bambu laut necklace on polyvore... bambu laut cuff and pendant available on ahalife.com
Just in time for Fall...

12/09

Nagicia nominated Best Jewelry Designer

please help nagicia win by placing your vote, one per email, by 20 september. please click here to vote: blessings!
Nagicia nominated Best Jewelry Designer

12/09

New York Art

i love being in a creative environment, and it's a treat to visit my friends in their creative spaces.  it really inspires me to start painting again. muralist vicki khuzami in her studio in bushwick, brooklyn. painter denise shaw in her studio in soho. rifka milder in midtown. paton miller in southampton. artist/fashion designer/curator: jesse t. elliott in his atelier in greenport, li. at my favorite museum, the...
New York Art

12/09

Seen on the Streets of Soho, NYC

one of the best things about nyc is it's easy to be anonymous, and wear absolutely whatever you want and no one will bat an eye lash! black & white theme in stripes, dots and check (on the shoes). pajama bottoms and chanel bag with runners no less all purple on top.
Seen on the Streets of Soho, NYC

12/09

There's no place like home....

it was a very stimulating one month in nyc, and as sad as it is to leave it, it's always so sweet to come back to paradise.  home sweet home.
There's no place like home....

12/07

Off to the Big Apple....

see you when we get back.  
Off to the Big Apple....

12/06

FAUVE MAG

uber cool mag in bali featuring the stunning fa' empel! check page 51, funtastic collage by diaz (whoisdia.com) featuring nagicia cuff and necklace!! fauve mag issue 02  check us out on page51!
FAUVE MAG

12/06

Benefits of Tulsi - Holy Basil

as seen in - trend finder:  accessories magazine.com tulsi or holy basil and turquoise necklace, red silk thread. tulsi has antioxidant properties, and helps boost the body's ability to fight off damaging free radicals, which have been linked to disease and aging. it is an adaptogen that helps the body fight the effects of ongoing stress and also balances the mind, nerves and emotions. it is known to maintain the health of the throat chest and...
Benefits of Tulsi - Holy Basil

12/06

Bali artisans strike gold for global jewelers | The Jakarta Post

bali artisans strike gold for global jewelers | the jakarta postnagicia interviewed...
Bali artisans strike gold for global jewelers | The Jakarta Post

12/05

Who is Diaz?

recognize the bambu laut sirsak cuff & necklace incorporated into this scintillating montage. click here to see more work from this artist:  diaz
Who is Diaz?

12/05

ASIA DREAMS launch party @ SOS

as seen on the runway at the asia dreams launch party @ sos, anantara hotel, bali.
ASIA DREAMS launch party @ SOS

12/05

Gayle King on CBS This Morning.

gayle king on cbs this morning....wearing the nagicia sirsak cuff from the new bambu laut collection.  she's ordered them in coral red and glue grotto!  
Gayle King on CBS This Morning.

12/05

I-Mag Bali

who is diaz?in the designer's own words: 'one mind, split personality, multiple aptitudes. out to cure the world from visual aesthetic disorder. one creative post a day keeps the doctor away. lol' diaz is multi-faceted to say the least, fashion stylist & designer, graphic wizard, and wunderkind. here a few samples of his styling and graphics work.
I-Mag Bali

12/03

Phenomenal Ladies

we are everywhere, look around you.  these particular ladies are in my village of mengwi, bali.
Phenomenal Ladies

12/02

Nylon Magazine February 2012

credit: nagicia sirsak ring credit: nagicia sirsak rattan bracelet in charcoal
Nylon Magazine February 2012

12/02

today's lunch: gado gado

this is the quintessential balinese meal.  steamed veggies, tofu and tempe mixed up with a spicy sweet peanut sauce.  i like extra chili on mine.  fresh coconut and ocean view, what more can you ask for?
today's lunch: gado gado

12/01

how do you find your balance?

i find mine practising yoga at this garden of eden, desa seni.  to find your balance, go to your nearest yoga studio, get a dvd, get a yoga buddy and practise, practise, practise.
how do you find your balance?

12/01

lunch today: lawar kelungah

if you like a good babi guling (roast pig) but want a healthier choice, try this duck version (with ice tea, not stout beer).
lunch today: lawar kelungah

12/01

Year of the Dragon

the forces are with you, make your dreams a reality this year, manifest.
Year of the Dragon

12/01

a little bit of SOHO beauty in Johannesburg

downtown nyc infusion in south africa - private label bracelets by nagicia for soho salon. (with black lava beads and white wood stained red)   watch the launch party here! lava rock: used by american indians when entering battle for strength and clarity. gives strength (physical and mental) when facing difficult situations. key words: fire, fire allies,the phoenix chakra: root(1st) element: fire
a little bit of SOHO beauty in Johannesburg

12/01

Nagicia Sirsak Ring Spotted!

pictured here in the color:  bali starling paisley and round sirsak rings on models in assorted candy colors. (from i-mag ) seen here in a helios and luna advert in instyle magazine and on their website.
Nagicia Sirsak Ring Spotted!

11/12

Nagicia Sirsak Ring Spotted!

as seen in 7 for all mankind ad! this campaign has appeared in: vogue brasil august 2011 lucky september 2011 teen vogue september 2011 vogue brasil september 2011 vogue brasil october 2011 vanity fair september 2011 elle september 2011
Nagicia Sirsak Ring Spotted!

11/12

RESORT CATALOG 2011 - 12

nagicia jewelry takes you from the city to tropical isles...
RESORT CATALOG 2011 - 12

11/10

True Blue

nagicia sirsak earring's seen in 'o' magazine, on the newstands now!
True Blue

11/10

Art + Fashion = Great Wearable Art

nagicia is proud to be a part of the emerald couture debut at new york fashion week 2011. emerald couture is a fashion and art enterprise which highlights the unique collaborations of artists and designers in a unique amalgamation of art, fashion, performance, installation, theater and music. it sets a new course for fashion and exhibition by linking artists and designers in an ongoing creative enterprise. can you spot pieces from the nagicia namu...
Art + Fashion = Great Wearable Art

11/09

2011 YAK AWARDS

wow! nagicia has been nominated for the coveted yak award in the category of best jewelry designer. to cast you vote, click here. the award ceremony will take place at the unrivaled tugu hotel, september 30th.  this annual party is one not to be missed. ;-)  
2011 YAK AWARDS

11/09

wanderlustandwonder blog

melany, who is based in jakarta, has been collecting jewelry from nagicia for the past two years.  not only is she a mom and a traveler, i just discovered she is a great writer of many topics!  read for yourself and many thanks to melany for the special feature write-up on nagicia jewelry by tricia kim. click here to read...
wanderlustandwonder blog

11/09

Vestal Magazine - 'Ladies Who Lunch'

nagicia rings boldly represented in vestal magazine beauty spread - 'ladies who lunch'.  
Vestal Magazine - 'Ladies Who Lunch'

11/09

'Untitled No. 9'

this short film by sly art vs robot city, features pieces from the nagicia namu collection.a story of two women, each strongly bound to and influenced by the same charismatic man. he confounds us with his passionate, soulful charm and his glaring pitfalls of character. as each woman desperately tries to save her relationship with him, in spite of his deceit and infidelities, each comes perilously close to losing herself... to see the film, click here. here...
'Untitled No. 9'

11/08

What Lies Beneath by Kate Friend

the creative director of mother magazine was planning a shoot for ben trovato.    the outcome is a mind blowing story exploring both the model’s world above and beneath the surface.    “- well the story was inspired by a black sand dreamscape, an inverted wilderness; the beach at the end of the world,” kate says, and continues ”- i also wanted to explore the sensation of freedom in space. shooting underwater was a great way to do this. each...
What Lies Beneath by Kate Friend

11/07

SHOWCASE ME

much thanks to showcase me  for their feature on nagicia.   a website - about real artists, their stories, talents, styles and aspirations.      
SHOWCASE ME

11/06

Nagicia in PARTY Magazine, Holland

dank u - lady indira!
Nagicia in PARTY Magazine, Holland

11/05

Pucci & Nagicia combo

check out the nagicia bracelets in june issue of essence magazine, lovely with the hot pucci dress! (one of nagicia's all time favorite designers!) (namu bracelets in ebony and 18k rose gold vermeil)
Pucci & Nagicia combo

11/05

Bali Savvy - the Best of Bali

  many thanks to bali savvy magazine for the nice write-up on nagicia.
Bali Savvy - the Best of Bali

11/04

Dee Dee's Jewelry Blog

dee dee's weekly designer profile segment last week featured international jewelry designer tricia kim of nagicia. featured jewelry designer nagicia: designed by tricia kim posted on april 13, 2011 by dee dee mcguire tricia kim, was born in korea in the year of the dragon (naga) and designs nagicia. the name, the jewelry and the designer herself are a unique product of influences, skills and talent. design studies in paris...
Dee Dee's Jewelry Blog

11/03

as seen in Essence Magazine, April 2011

nagicia sirsak ring shown in black (above) and purple (below), is available in 10 colors!  
as seen in Essence Magazine, April 2011

11/03

Fuse TV

  fuse tv's "hoppus on music" co-host amy schumer wearing nagicia paisley sirsak ring
Fuse TV

11/03

Nagicia Sirsak Collection

sirsak – nature’s offering of help and hope the leaf of the graviola tree set in resin for you to wear -  a potent symbol of mother nature’s ability to provide for your every need. the fruit, leaves, roots, bark and stems of this plant (also known as sour-sop), found in the ancient rain-forests of indonesia and the amazon have been used for centuries by native medicine men to treat heart disease, asthma, liver problems and arthritis.  initial...
Nagicia Sirsak Collection

11/03

I LOVE GLEE

super diva amber riley is featured in march essence magazine wearing nagicia kupu kupu drop earrings.  she's hot!
I LOVE GLEE

11/02

Tamara Rappa, Senior Accessories Editor, 'O, The Oprah Magazine'

much thanks to uber-stylist, tamara rappa and 'o, the oprah magazine' for visiting the leela ny showroom and loving the nagicia collection!
Tamara Rappa, Senior Accessories Editor, 'O, The Oprah Magazine'

11/02

Red Carpet Jewelry

much thanks to alredo mubarah for coming to leela ny showroom and loving the nagicia collection!
Red Carpet Jewelry

11/02

Robert Ballew - Sytle Hero for Real People

many thanks to uber-stylist robert ballew for visiting leela ny showroom and loving nagicia!
Robert Ballew - Sytle Hero for Real People

11/02

The One Dress Project

malcolm of one dress visits leela ny.the one dress project's mission is to support global organizations that enhance and protect women's rights, safety, health and well-being. one dress loves nagicia collection..... thank you! angelina jolie is a one-dress woman!
The One Dress Project

11/02

Nagicia in Amsterdam

@ kookai amsterdam via lady indira .
Nagicia in Amsterdam

11/02

Sirsak Collection in I-Magazine #1

the beautiful new nagicia sirsak collection in i-magazine #1styling:  m. khanh  
Sirsak Collection in I-Magazine #1

11/01

Here's to a GOLDen New Year

glowing beauty, enduring value – the golden touchgold.since the beginning of recorded time gold has been a symbol of wealth and a store of value, adorning the bodies and ensuring the positions of the powerful. the cause of conflict and adventure, civilizations have been built and destroyed in it’s pursuit and safe-keeping. the latin name for gold, aurum (origin of the elemental symbol au) means “shining dawn”, and to appreciate the luster of gold...
Here's to a GOLDen New Year

10/12

COPPER – ANCIENT AND ESSENTIAL

with a history of use that is at least 10,000 years old, copper, with it’s distinctive reddish orange hues, was known to some of the of the oldest civilizations on record. pure copper lumps were used as currency by the romans, valued at first for their weight alone, until julius caeser introduced shape and stamp as significant. it’s lustrous beauty produced ancient mirrors, and by reflecting beauty became associated with the goddesses of love from both...
COPPER – ANCIENT AND ESSENTIAL

10/12

Silver

a bolt of lightning… the glowing orb we call the moon… light reflecting on the surface of water. silver. the white, metallic luster of silver is brilliant. matching extremely high optical reflectivity with total receptivity to polishing, the dazzling shine of silver has been the choice of jewelry makers and jewelry wearers for centuries. two and a half thousand years ago, socrates, the classical greek philosopher, credited as one of the founders...
Silver

10/11

Kupu Kupu ~ Butterfly

like delicate flowers in flight, nagicia’s kupu kupu collection skillfully captures the beauty of the butterfly in brass, silver and gemstones. beginning it’s life as an earth-bound caterpillar, this creature works diligently during it’s brief life to build a protective covering , a place to retreat and undergo remarkable change. the time spent inside the chrysalis is when the beauty of both colour and form are forged. the subsequent struggle to...
Kupu Kupu ~ Butterfly

10/10

“TRI DATU: The Beauty and Protective Blessings of Silver, Copper and Brass"

nagicia spring/summer 2011 jewelry collection. all nagicia collection's are hand-made in bali; it combines the beauty of silver, copper and brass to express shapes and symbols inspired by nature and architecture of the magical island bali. in hindu cultures, number 3 is the magic number, forming a triangular base for many beliefs, practices and rituals. the collection is inspired by the 3 faces of the divine...
“TRI DATU: The Beauty and Protective Blessings of Silver, Copper and Brass

10/08

BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST

peridot: the stone of regeneration and clarity mined as a gemstone for an estimated four thousand years or more, peridot occurs as a range of olive greens, from yellowish green to brownish green. the intensity and tint of the green depends upon unique combinations of inclusions in the crystal structure. iron, magnesium, nickel and chromium each have a role to play in the appeal of the stones, formed as a result of volcanic activity. peridot stones...
BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST

10/07

BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF JULY

ruby: the stone of power, passion and vitality by nagiciared is the colour of heat and passion, blood and vitality. the many shades of the ruby give full expression to these powerful messages. given as a gift, the ruby communicates the warmth of genuine friendship or the fiery passion of love. red is the colour of sexual energy, and wearing a ruby can boost personal power and sexuality by connecting us more deeply with our self-love. the ruby gives us the...
BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF JULY

10/07

BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE – PEARL

the symbol of purity, innocence and beauty by nagicia the oldest known gem, and for a long time considered the most valuable, the word pearl itself has become a metaphor for something very rare, fine, admirable and valuable. each pearl is a unique creation. an organic material produced by living creatures, the pearl’s singular beauty is the result of a process that has fascinated humans for centuries. a reaction to injury or attack that damages the...
BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE – PEARL

10/06

BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF MAY – EMERALD

the stone of love and healing glittering faceted cuts, smoothly polished, dark or translucent stones… the diverse beauty of this stone teamed with the skill of the cutters and the originality of nagicia design makes this stone suitable for daily wear and special occassions, keeping the power of the emerald close. sacred to the goddess venus, the vibrant emerald glows all shades of green, radiating the colour associated with the energy of the heart. wearers...
BIRTHSTONE FOR THE MONTH OF MAY – EMERALD

10/06

Sirsak – Nature’s Offering of Help and Hope

the leaf of the graviola tree set in resin for you to wear a potent symbol of mother nature’s ability to provide for your every need. the fruit, leaves, roots, bark and stems of this plant (also known as sour-sop), found in the ancient rain-forests of indonesia and the amazon have been used for centuries by native medicine men to treat heart disease, asthma, liver problems and arthritis. initial clinical tests showed extracts from this plant to contain...
Sirsak – Nature’s Offering of Help and Hope

10/04

Diamonds are a Gal's best friend and April's Birthstone

  a diamond improves one's finanacial position, bringer of hope and clarity. it has many strengths and few weaknesses. it is four times harder than sapphires and rubies. the name “diamond” derives from the ancient greek adamas (αδάμας), meaning invincible and from the latin dia monde which means gift for oral. these shimmering stone have a significant impact on one's mental well being. they act as a binding and cohesive factor in relationships...
Diamonds are a Gal's best friend and April's Birthstone

10/03

March's Birthstone is Aquamarine

the name aquamarine was derived by the romans, "aqua" meaning water and "mare" meaning sea, because it looked like sea water. they were considered sacred to neptune, god of the sea. this association with and safe voyages as well as protection against perils and monsters of the sea. its first documented use was by the greeks between 480-300 bc. they wore aquamarine amulets engraved with the god poseidon on a chariot. the aquamarine was believed to possess...
March's Birthstone is Aquamarine

10/02

February birthstone is Amethyst

the name "amethyst" comes from the greek and means "not drunken." it is also the zodiac stone for the constellation of pisces. amethyst as a healing stone contains sobering and calming qualities which allow this stone to be commonly associated with peace. amethyst has identified as a crystal that functions favorably in clearing certain types of blockage and in aligning the chakras. it is related to and found to heal and align ailments of the the 6th...
February birthstone is Amethyst

10/02

The Power of Gemstones - January birthstone is Garnet

the garnet's emotional, physical and mental healing is associated with purification, regeneration and warmth. as a healer and protector from toxins, a garnet can be used as a remedy in the body's fight against food poisoning and blood toxicity. with respect to the chakras, garnet is associated with the (2nd) centre and the base/root/spine (1st) centre. garnet not only clears the blockage of negative energy from these areas, it also is used in the healing...
The Power of Gemstones - January birthstone is Garnet

09/11

Brazilian Gemstones & Custom Heirloom Jewelry

i am really pleased to have a new supplier of precious gem stones here in bali. this valuable contact , rafael, is bringing the stones in directly from the mines in the northeast of his native country brazil. the beautiful stones on offer consist of emeralds, diamonds, paraiba tourmalines, aquamarines, citrines, amethysts and crysoberyl's to name a few. there are also many more on offer. rafael also has beautiful black/green/grey a grade quality 8-9mm...
Brazilian Gemstones & Custom Heirloom Jewelry

09/11

Flashback to Fashion Week Sept NYC

nagicia jewellery seen on a certain infamous hair-stylist to the stars pearson knight. he was spotted backstage at ports 1961, jason wu, rodarte and argentina sporting pieces from the nagicia dragon collection featuring black sting-ray.also spotted on models ranya, shu and yulia was the nagicia faux gold swan earrings with briolette drops in carnelian, rose quartz and moonstone.
Flashback to Fashion Week Sept NYC

09/11

LEELA NYC

nyc in september was wonderful, catching up with family, friends and making new contacts. i especially enjoyed a weekend in the hamptons with my friend eric pettigrew who has begun his homeopathic practise. time was tight so the people i didn't catch up with on this trip i plan to make up for on my next round.i had the great fortune to connect with soma choudhury of leela showroom in soho. we met on asw.com and stayed in touch. luckily for me she fell in...
LEELA NYC

09/10

The Golden Buddha... Condom (!)

from the island of the gods to the city of angels looking at the string bean thin sky scraper tall palms that line the streets of the city of angels, we understand how dr. seuss may have been inspired. there were several highlights to my trip last month to the city of angels and one of them was the 'artwalk' through chinatown. the first saturday of every month the city's art galleries stay open late and its legal to walk around carrying alcoholic...
The Golden Buddha...  Condom (!)

09/05

Jakarta

i have been embracing the quiet and simple kampung (village) life-style in bali for the last eleven years, but being a city gal at heart welcome a healthy dose of hyper city activity every once in awhile. i have begun to go on sales trips to jakarta this past year to sell at the awa and anza bazaars. i must thank my dear friends suzanne d' angelo (zann jewelry) and gillian arnold (china blue jewelry) for introducing me to jakarta. i love staying in gillian's...
Jakarta

09/05

Flores and Komodo ~ another kind of Paradise

one of the upsides of living in paradise, is the easy access to other paradise islands since indonesia is an archipelago consisting of thousands of islands! in march i was lucky to have the opportunity to go to flores / komodo with a few friends. leslie (www.jewelrygalboutique) and partner ricky (aka ramat owns good karma cafe, gili trewangan), being a native of flores had made all the arrangements. after a simple 1.5 hour flight, we landed and were...
Flores and Komodo ~ another kind of Paradise

09/04

Color me Paradise

aqua/turqoise originally uploaded by sofia katariina if you were to put a color to paradise, what would it be? flores / komodo pink beaches, turquoise waters, golden dragons
Color me Paradise