We are so excited to have Chris Sheppard, President at Kenneth Jay Lane, on The Style That Binds Us podcast! In this episode, we learn about the history of the company, how Kenneth created fashion jewelry as a category, how the company has evolved over the years, their most iconic pieces and more. Delia worked with Chris while working on the jewelry buying team at Barneys because KJL was her vendor!
Kenneth Jay Lane is a phenomenal fashion jewelry company that has been worn by Jackie’ O, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Greta Garbo, Nancy Reagan, Princess Diana, Babe Paley, Diana Vreeland, Barbara Bush, Carolina Herrera, among many others. It has also been worn by Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez and more. *Use code THESTYLE for 15% off on their website. Listen to the podcast episode here.
Books mentioned in the episode:
- Faking It by Kenneth Jay Lane
- Elizabeth Taylor: My Love Affair with Jewelry by Elizabeth Taylor
- Read My Pins: Stories from a Diplomat’s Jewel Box by Madeleine Albright
Learn about some of the most iconic pieces made by Kenneth Jay Lane & the icons who wore them!
Shop some of our favorite Kenneth Jay Lane styles:
Alison + Delia