Designer Fashion Jewelry
Janis Savitt was born and raised in New York City, the daughter of an artist father and a fashion savvy mother. She spent her childhood immersed in fine arts, culture, and following the latest fashion trends. While still in high school, Janis fabricated pieces for Van Cleef and Arpels, Cartier, Henri Bendel, and Bloomingdale's. Along with her sister Michelle, Janis built the renowned M&J Savitt, assuming her position as jewelry designer of the company. Last year, Janis launched her first independent collection comprised of classic and luxurious jewelry with a sleek modern edge, suitable for girls of all ages.
Gold & Crystal Pom-Pom Necklace
18-karat solid yellow gold-plated brass link chain and ball detail. Center strand adorned with crystal accents. 18"L. Hook closure. Made in the USA.
Over the years, Janis's dazzling designs have adorned the likes of celebrities including Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, Julia Roberts, Kate Hudson, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Garner, Uma Thurman, Debra Messing, Mary J Blige, Prince, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Nick Ashford, Ashley Olsen, Julia Styles, Penelope Cruz, Jackie Collins, Nick Ashford, Debi Mazar, Marisa Tomei, Nicole Richie, and Lindsay Lohan all sport her designs.
Multistrand Crystal Bracelet
Brass settings. Multicolor prong-set crystals.
Janis's designs are always in tune with the latest in fashion and design. Inspired by everything from the runway to the streets of New York City, her designs have been seen the runways of Calvin Klein, Carolina Herrera, Geoffrey Beene, Jill Stuart, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch, and Vera Wang.
Brass & Crystal Necklace
Four brass chains. Clear crystal floral inset. Made in the USA.
The designer's jewelry is featured in top fashion publications worldwide: Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, W, WWD, InStyle, Glamour, Allure, Cosmopolitan, US, People, Oprah, Interview, Mademoiselle, Lucky, Self, Movie Line, Essence, V, and more, regularly credit her creations. High-end retailers including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, and Saks Fifth Avenue, fine jewelry shops, boutiques, and specialty stores internationally have showcased Janis's designs.
Janis is continuously acknowledged for her excellence in design and superior quality in fine jewelry. She was nominated 2 times by the CFDA for Accessory Designer of the Year. She has won 3 DeBeers Diamond International Awards and 20 DeBeers Diamond National Awards. Janis has also received numerous other key awards within the industry.