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This morning I was thrilled to see my work and profile featured on the Beyond Buckskin blog. Beyond Buckskin is a ground-breaking, stereotype-busting, trend-setting blog all about Native fashion. It is written by Dr. Jessica R. Metcalfe, a Ph.D. in American Indian Studies (focusing on art, literature, and education). For quite some time, I have admired her witty, and intelligent critiques of...

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For the past few seasons in the accessories world, we have been seeing an onslaught of large crescent-shaped metal necklaces often branded as “tribal statement bibs”. Fashionista’s are wearing these pieces, often adorned with “Navajo” designs and made by non-native jewelry designers. It is interesting to see that fashion is taking it’s cue from Chickasaw men! In fact, this coveted accessory is...

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Happy Spring!
I am excited to announce my feature Kristen Dorsey Designs post on the lovely and popular wedding blog Style Me Pretty California! I love creating objects of beauty that bring joy to the wearer, and I don’t know what is more beautiful than the celebrations of love, family, and culture featured on Style Me Pretty. We are officially in the bloom of spring and to celebrate this time of...

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I am excited to announce the new “Earth, Water, Sky” collection for Spring/Summer 2012! It is so satisfying to see my hard work at the bench come to life through photography. The key looks are featured on the new Kristen Dorsey Designs home page and were produced with the efforts of some very talented ladies in the Los Angeles fashion scene. The beautiful and talented model Julia Barna was...

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Beautiful jewelry has been keeping me busy around the clock lately but I finally made some time to catch up with my friend Lia las weekend. After deciding to give surfing a miss due to some stormy closed out waves we opted for hot mugs of coffee and plates of eggs instead. It is always great to hang out with a fellow surfer girl/ environmentalist (she works for the Santa Monica Bay Restoration...

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