The Mariana Story — The artist and jewelry designer, Mariana has been creating unique and original pieces of jewelry since 1997. Her naive colorfulness and her flawless infusion between old and new, fabric and stone, and material and spirit is visible in every one of her jewels. It is the foundation, the heart and core of her creations. Born in Israel, home to some of the world's most exquisite jewelry creations, Mariana was greatly influenced by the work of her grandfather, an accomplished jeweler and silversmith. Mariana's jewelry has a lifetime guarantee, is gold or silver plated (nickel free), made with special hand cut stones, crystals and fabric beads, combined with SWAROVSKI crystals.