Designer Profile

Sofia Kaman

Sofia Kaman has been designing and creating jewelry for over a decade, originally starting her company as Kamofie Designs in 2000.

Fascinated by the allure of ancient jewels, the idea that every object tells a story, as well as the beauty of natural forms and textures, Sofia unites an old-world feeling with a rough-hewn yet feminine touch in each of her designs. Hand crafted textures and an unstudied nonchalance combined with an eye for what’s next and what will always be around blend to for Sofia’s signature style and artistry.

Sofia was recognized for her designs from her debut in the 2005 JCK show as a Rising Star, one of the most prestigious accolades in the industry. Kaman was named as one of the Top 10 "Designers to Watch" by InDesign magazine in 2009, and her pieces have won the coveted COUTURE jewelry awards both in 2010 and 2011.

Kaman opened her first retail store in 2008 on Abbot Kinney Blvd in the heart of Venice, CA. Her designs have been seen on the golden screen, and have been featured the pages of fashion magazines such as In Style, Lucky, Glamour, WWD, People as well as numerous jewelry trade magazines.

Recently Sofia has been continuing her study of diamonds and colored stones at the prestigious Gemological Institute of America She has obtained her Graduate Diamonds credential and is currently pursuing her Graduate Gemologist certification.

Sofia resides in Santa Monica with her husband and daughter, French bulldog, Sally, Pug Daisy, and rabbit, Goldie.

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