flowing through her veins, Dionea Orcini was born in Italy, but divides her time between the US, France, Hong Kong and Brazil. She approached the world of jewellery armed with degrees in fashion design from the University of Bologna, stage and costume design from Charles University in Prague, and interior architecture at UCLA. She trained as a jeweller at the Miami Jewelry School, and then pursued her gemmology studies at GIA in New York. She then explored the secrets of ancient vedic gemmology and astrology in India.
her eponymous fine jewellery line in 2013, with her first collection composed of wearable precious talismans. Her designs are either minimalist or intricately ornate, inspired by ancient symbols and
rituals found across continents, from Buddhist scriptures in Tibet to the Ayurvedic practices of palmistry and astrology in India. The well-crafted pieces highlight sacred symbols through their shapes and structures, and Orcini’s jewellery has garnered a following among celebrities such as Rihanna, Shakira, Lorde and Jennifer Lopez. Clockwise from left: Dionea Orcini Linee Misteriose double ring in rose gold; Linee Misteriose ring in white gold; Nisaa diamond palm cuff in black gold