SINGAPORE â€”When Carolyn Kan left her high-flying place at an promoting company, little did she know when she began her new journey, she would hone her abilities with a silversmith in Florence, Italy. However she did, and after a month-long apprenticeship, Carolyn returned residence to comply with her ardour and created the native model Carrie Ok. in 2009.
Itâ€™s been ten years now because the model was birthed, and the Carrie Ok. model has gained the ELLE Awards Jewelry Designer of the Yr in 2010 and in 2016 gained the Singapore Trend Awards Designer of the Yr. Equipment. In 2017, Carrie Ok. bagged three awards on the Singapore Trend Awards together with Greatest Collaboration, Bespoke and Champion for Creatives and Designers.
Carolyn doesnâ€™t simply cease at designing; she additionally manages the general side of the enterprise right down to partnerships and distribution. However she wouldnâ€™t have the ability to pull off all of that, as she will get assist and help from her husband Chiew Huan Chong.
Immediately, at her lovely atelier, the Carrie Ok. model celebrates Singaporeâ€™s bicentennial anniversary with its limited-edition assortment, Icon. The model drew inspiration from the social historical past and design of Singaporeâ€™s Nationwide Theatre, showcasing architectural parts and Singaporeâ€™s spirit of inclusivity and collaboration on which it was constructed.
Restricted to 20 items per design, the Icon Assortment is offered in 925 sterling silver, and 9KT and 18KT yellow gold with hand-set paveÌ Moissanite, a sustainable diamond various. The vary carries pearl necklaces, assertion rings, brooches, in addition to drop earrings.
Carrie Ok. Atelier, Funan, 107 North Bridge Street, #02-Ok05 Singapore 179105
Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 7pm