Lika Behar was born in the magnificent city of Istanbul. Her family lineage is one of storied gold coin dealers; a trade long believed to be the lifeline of the Mediterranean. Her collection elegantly reconciles the rich inspiration of ancient jewelry traditions, utilizing only pure and nimble 24k gold. The results are pieces wrought with a sensual and tactile modernism. Each piece from the collection is uniquely handcrafted with the exquisite precision once celebrated by ancient artisans; yielding a luxury fit for the modern woman whose jewelry is an expression of ancient history and the modern feminine spirit.