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Pade Vavra, a Los Angeles native, studied metal smithing at UCLA from 1994-1997. After graduating, she entered the prestigious Gemological Institute of America and earned a degree in Gemology and Jewelry Design. Her eponymous company was established in 2000.
"First and foremost, I consider myself an artist. Jewelry is an extension of my inherent need to create." As Pade herself explains, "Jewelry is a fantasy - it's very emotional. You should be transformed when you wear it. My clients have an amazing sense of style and recognize that timeless, precious jewels can have a creative edge."
Pade's collections are feaured in prestigious stores including Barneys, Fred Segal and Stanley Korshak as well as Artisan in Japan.
The PADE by Pade Vavra collection is a harmony of vintage materials, imagination, and craftsmanship through which precious, natural stones and gold-plated metal blend to form whimsical jewelry.