Based in Los Angeles, California, Melinda Maria embodies the essence of her jewelry: beautiful, modern, and fun. An entrepreneur, mother of two (for now), and self-taught designer who, each day, lives the life she dreams.
Since childhood, Melinda has had a passion for creating artistic jewelry, often breaking apart her mother’s jewelry to re-craft into original Melinda Maria designs. In her mid-twenties, she turned her life-long passion into a global enterprise.
“I want you to feel beautiful, sexy, and unstoppable. My hope is that my jewelry reminds you to sparkle, to follow your passion, and live the life you dream.”
“Melinda’s jewelry is amazing for the simple reason that it is made out of a joy of life. She manages to put her loving energy into each piece she creates.” – Julia Roberts
Melinda Maria empowers women to be confidant, beautiful, and fashion forward. The brand is inspired by Melinda’s artistic passion, the amazing women in her life, and that she meets each day.
Since its debut in 2005, Melinda Maria’s bridge jewelry has become globally recognized as a must have accessory.
Melinda Maria’s collections dazzle Hollywood’s biggest fashion icons on the red carpet and all over the world. Melinda Maria has established a loyal following of celebrity A-listers prompting E! Television to give her the title of “Hollywood’s Bling Queen.”
Melinda Maria can be seen regularly in the world’s most famous fashion and lifestyle magazines and is consistently featured in the most popular television shows and films. From Oprah’s favorite things to X Factor and Gossip Girl. Melinda Maria’s unique designs are the go to jewelry for the biggest stylists in entertainment.
Melinda Maria launched her career as a fine jeweler. She was inspired to create a high quality bridge jewelry line that looks and feels real, but that remains accessible to women everywhere.
Their rare attention to detail and quality has been key to the company’s success.
To preserve the excellence and quality of her line, master fine jewelers hand set each custom cut semi-precious stone with the same care as a diamond. The metals are overlaid in 14kt or 18kt gold for a warm brilliant look.
The raw and organic style makes each piece one of a kind and the superior quality allows the jewelry to be passed on for years.