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The Divine Life

From the Middle Ages through the Renaissance to today beaded necklaces have been worn by Women of great style for their intrinsic properties. The Divine Life collection of beaded necklaces represent beauty + strength + tradition + deep love + devotion from different cultures. Beads collected from Africa + India + China + Thailand are cultural monikers used in everyday life ceremonies and rites of passage. As part of tradition, many cultures give visitors beads as a sign of gratitude + respect. I created these collection to represent the unification of a global culture. Each piece is hand knotted on silk + finished with a handmade Italian silk tassel.     Retail costs 495 to 3495 USD available exclusively online...

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Love is in the Air

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, MCKENZIE LIAUTAUD launches THE LOVE IS IN THE AIR COLLECTION; Following the designers highly successful “MYSTICAL HOLIDAY” collection which was featured on the TODAY SHOW. MCKENZIE says, “For Valentine’s Day, I made pieces that are romantic, stylish and timeless.” He continues, “The star of the collection is ‘AIR KISS’ a pair of lips encrusted with rubys.”    Select pieces include LIAUTAUD’S classic ‘MYSTIC PEARL’ which the designer insists is a must have for every woman. The iconic and simple design of a coin pearl paired with a hematite star floating on a fine cable chain reminisces of a moonlight sky at night.   Prices range from $60 to $495  and are available at WWW.MCKENZIELIAUTAUD.COM...

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Out & About Wearing Mckenzie Liautaud FW 2016 Jewelry

Vanity Fair Correspondent , Author , Entrepreneur  Amy Fine Collins attended NYFW wearing The Nomad Supearlstar Earrings from the Nomad Black Tie Collection.   Model , Philanthropist Maya Haile Samuelsson wearing The Diamond Nomad Supearlstar Earrings from the Nomad Black Tie collection in her Harlem residence.                       Actress, Producer , Philanthropist Eva Longoria wearing The Moonlight Magic bracelet from the Nomad Black Tie collection at her wedding reception in Mexico City.   Behind the F/W 2016 Collection The Brooklyn based  designer , Mckenzie sought inspiration for the Nomad Black Tie collection from his strong + spiritual Haitian roots. The collection features earthy + elegant + eclectic  statement pieces that are easy to wear. Each piece is designed to inspire the...

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Sami Gayle sparkles at the Sunrise Day Camp's 2016 Annual Carnival

It was a beautiful Wednesday afternoon (July 20) in Wheatley Heights , NY for Sami Gayle + her friends + attendees at the Sunrise Day Camp Carnival. The stylish Blue Bloods starlet wore a playful  cut off Pink tee shirt accented  with a Mckenzie Liautaud Pyrite + champagne diamond necklace from the Cosmic Black Tie collection paired with khaki shorts.    Sunrise Day Camp Long Island is the world`s first full-summer day camp for children with cancer and their siblings, provided completely free of charge. The mission of the organization is to bring back the joys of childhood to children with cancer and their siblings world-wide, through the creation of Sunrise Day Camps, Year-Round Programs and In-Hospital Recreational Activities, all...

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Eva + Pepe's Magical Wedding

May 21, 2016 Eva Longoria and Jose Antonio Baston tied the knot in a sunset ceremony in Valle de Bravo, Mexico , a lakeside town roughly 88 miles from Mexico City. Eva looked elegant + effortless in a Victoria Beckham silk crepe gown  as Pepe looked dashing + debonair in a gray 3 piece suit by Brunello Cucinelli. A spectacular surprise performance by Vanessa Williams singing her signature song , Save the Best for Last at the end of the ceremony . Floral Couturier Preston Bailey created the most dramatic , drop dead gorgeous floral display for the couples dreamy wedding. A magical moment shared with a beautiful bride and an amazing friend. She was dazzling in a Victoria Beckham...

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