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Vitraux by Alejandra

72 Thompson St., New York, NY 10012 40.724459 -74.002922
nr. Spring St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-925-8259 Send to Phone

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  • Type: Specialty Shop
  • Products & Services: Jewelry
Photo by Konstantin Sergeyev

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Official Website

vitrauxstore.com

Nearby Subway Stops

C, E at Spring St.; 1 at Canal St.; A, C, E at Canal St.

Payment Methods

American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Accessories

  • Jewelry

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Swarovski crystals are the medium of choice for jeweler Alejandra Awad, whose clean, white store called Vitraux—French for “stained glass”—pops with the light-filled color of her pieces. Formerly a painter and film stylist in Santiago, Awad uses small, diamond-shaped beads as well as larger drops and a few semi-precious stones, stringing them on gold and oxidized silver wire to sculpt earrings and necklaces; she favors woven rhombuses, concentric circles, hoops, lariats, and Indian-inspired chandelier forms, as well as bracelets with crystals stitched onto leather, lace, and mesh. The designs stand out with tight craftsmanship and vivid, seasonal color combinations like garnet with orange, blue with peridot, and turquoise with chocolate brown, plus classic black and white. Awad also creates pieces according to birthstone color and has a collection of white jewelry for brides. All the little sparklers are party-ready, and many hold the coquettish charm of gems that look like candy.

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