My inspiration is always love and history, and my passion to a fault is craftsmanship and responsibility. Those are the simplest things. It goes beyond jewelry. It's every part of my life.
My mission in life is to preserve craftsmanship.
If people want to think I'm an Indian prince, I don't want to dispel that notion.
I don't drink coffee.
I'm an American searching for some sort of parameters, a way of life - I'm looking for a slight formality, for a place where you can never be overdressed.
I always like a good song: puts me in a good mood.
I create with my heart, so life and work inevitably intersect all too often.
People who know me know that there's a light-hearted side, humour... But you could easily say I am cheeky.
You don't have to become Mother Teresa to make an impact in the world. But nothing can be achieved if, at the very least, we are not talking about it.
I just want to create, and socializing is part of the experience. It might sound crazy, but I don't see myself in the jewelry business. It's an experience.