News — Necklaces

Future Designers!

Posted by Negar Khatami on

I had the opportunity to meet a young lady on my last event 'Exquisite Lines' who was so fascinated and curious as to how I make jewellery. So, I decided to do a quick walk around my studio to tell her a little bit about how I work. I could see the sparks in her eyes and with her dad's suggestion, we quickly decided to meet the following Saturday to create a piece for her mom's birthday coming up on June 2nd, today! We met right after her tap dance class and started our project. To my surprise, she had...

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What a fun Day!

Posted by Negar Khatami on

I've been dying to put this post up for you. I had such a fun day at Bloedel Conservatory for Mother's Day. They know how to put a great event on, and did they ever make it happen! We arrived in the morning for set up and little did we know that this lovely lady, Sinfor Wong, had everything under control, and greeted us with her beautiful smile and lead us in. She is one of the top event planners in Vancouver and we got the opportunity to chat with her during her busy day. I am hoping that she...

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Big News for Katami Designs

Posted by Negar Khatami on

On June 25th, Katami Designs was thrilled to open the doors of their new gallery/workspace to media and stylists.  The new gallery is located  at 138 Broadway East, in the heart of Mt Pleasant's buzzing independent retail strip.  Fashion Media & Bloggers were invited to come check out the new space.  Stylist Michelle Addison & Fashion Host Mana Mansour The Blogger's Corner. From left to right: Miranda Sam of Style by Fire, Kendra Hagerman of A Curated Taste, Bria Lear of Framework Magazine and Randa Salloum of the Unprecedented.   Miranda Babitt of Vancouver Magazine snaps a pic of designer Negar Khatami. Fashion Blogger Duo, the...

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Boho Glam

Posted by Noelene Searle-Valleau on

  When one thinks of bohemian style, images of costume-like attire from the 60s and 70s usually come to mind. And while the adage ‘what goes around comes around’ is a frequent theme in the fashion world, we love how trends from the past are not merely replicated, but revived with modern cuts and fabrics to become something new again.     Boho is chic this spring, with a hippie spirit infused into contemporary designs. Soft billowy chiffon, embellished details, loose and flowy silhouettes are ultra-luxurious and totally wearable. Signature elements merged with hippie-esque style, with designers such as Rachel...

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