Mckenzie Liautaud is a young NYC based fine jewelry designer who finds inspiration from his travels around the globe.
Mckenzie was born and raised in New York City and attended John Jay College where he studied psychology before attending New York's Fashion Institute of Technology where he pursued his love of accessory design. After graduating , Mckenzie honed his styling skills as an assistant to famed stylist Victoria Bartlett. In 2010 , the designer launched his eponymous accessories collection with eclectic bow ties and pocket squares. In 2012, Mckenzie launched his eponymous jewelry collection at The Five Story.
Supearlstar is Mckenzie's signature collection of fine jewelry using delicate 18 and 14Kt cable chain combined with large and lustrous natural freshwater pearls and the signature star , while Rockstar the mens signature collection is combined with a sparkling ,faceted Rock crystal and Mckenzie's signature star.
"I've always loved pearls as their mysterious beauty is born in the ocean , I'm equally captivated by dazzling stars that dance around the night sky and so , I combined these elements and created jewelry that women can wear on the most glamorous days of their lives. " - Mckenzie