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Les folies de Sofie

Little girls with dreams,
Become women with vision,
It’s one of my favorite quotes,
And it’s such an inspiration,
When you find someone,
Who lives up to that quote.

When Sofie was little,
She loved nothing more,
Than her grandmother’s jewelry box,
She could play for hours,
With all the beautiful jewelry inside.

That is where her dream,
Of making her own,
Started.

As a young woman,
She made that dream come true,
Making beautiful creations,
All to help other women,
Feel empowered,
And special.

Every creation,
Is handmade,
and one of a kind.

I got the privilege,
To ask her some questions:

Q: Where do you get the inspiration for your designs?

A: That is very wide. It’s mostly things that touch me, like an exhibition, architecture, geometric forms,…

Q: How long does it take to make one piece?

A: That depends.
It’s hard to put an exact number of hours to it but it does take hours.
You start out with designing the piece, then you look for the right materials and make a prototype.
Only after that you start building the collection.
Matching rings, earrings, bracelets,… It’s a long but fulfilling proces.

Q: What kind of materials do you love using in your designs?

A: The most preferred is silver 925 but I love combinations with gems.
It just gives it that little extra.
My favorites are: garnet stone, hematite, hoplite, agate and onyx.

Q: What is your favorite collection?

A: I’m very proud of the “Find your wild” collection:

Q: What is your favorite design?

A: Definitely this ring! I would have love to have kept it for myself.
It was a real challenge, especially finding the right gem.
I loved the proces.

You can find her website here: lesfoliesdesofie.com
Or send her a friendly e-mail here: info@lesfoliesdesofie.be
Want to make an appointment right away?
Call her here: 0495/65.20.23

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