She designed to her own brief for the first time in Fall-Winter 2012 as she
launched the eponymous collection, an expression of her multicultural
upbringing and extensive professional experience.
Valentina Brugnatelli believes a jewel needs to have a soul: an element that
doesn't relegate it to something decorative. It is essential it tells a story
and triggers an emotion.
She imagines her jewels worn by a free-spirited woman with a personality strong
enough to wear whatever she feels like.
Someone you would turn to look at because there's something about her that