23 min

Episode 112: How Her Life and Heritage Influences Multi-Award Winning Artist, Alexia Connellan’s Colorful Pieces Jewelry Journey Podcast

    • Fashion & Beauty

Alexia Connellan is an award-winning Black jewelry designer, but don’t think she’s the only one of her kind. Although her colorful take on antique jewelry is unique, her position in the industry is not—it’s just that jewelry designers, miners, and other professionals of color are frequently overlooked. She joined the Jewelry Journey Podcast to talk about her experience in the industry, why she sources her gems from artisanal small-scale mines, and how her Jamaican background influences her colorful

Alexia Connellan is an award-winning Black jewelry designer, but don’t think she’s the only one of her kind. Although her colorful take on antique jewelry is unique, her position in the industry is not—it’s just that jewelry designers, miners, and other professionals of color are frequently overlooked. She joined the Jewelry Journey Podcast to talk about her experience in the industry, why she sources her gems from artisanal small-scale mines, and how her Jamaican background influences her colorful

23 min