ABOUT The designer

Michelle is the founder and a creative director of Mizel Jewelry, which was launched in 2006 in Seoul, Korea.  Her jewelry designs have been sold in many luxury department stores and museum shops nationwide.  Her work has been featured in Vogue, Elle, Allure, W, In Design, and several other fashion and design magazines.  


After completing her BFA in Visual Communications at SAIC, she returned to school to pursue her graduate degree in fashion.  Developing her creative vision beyond the commercial world of fashion and researching issues of identity have pushed her to explore new territory as a designer.