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Designer Spotlight: Girlie Benitez

Off the catwalk and into your jewelry boxes: the model-turned-jewelry designer gives you skulls & gems for summer 2011.
Designer Spotlight: Girlie Benitez Off the catwalk and into your jewelry boxes: the model-turned-jewelry designer gives you skulls & gems for summer 2011.

It's not unusual for people who have long been exposed to the fashion industry to cultivate a creative sensibility of their own, and express it in a craft of their own choosing. For model Girlie Benitez, the outlet is jewellery.

We have a chat with the model-turned-jewelry designer about her bijoux business, while she shows us two very distinct design aesthetics: edgy rock 'n roll for Punk Rocks, her skull-themed collection, and quirky femininity for her Spring/Summer 2011 lineup. Read on to find out what she has to say.

Click on the photo gallery to view her Punk Rocks collection.

Click here to view Girlie Benitez's Spring/Summer 2011 collection.

Click here for her Designer Directory.


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