Blu Aura by Monica & Saide showcases a collection of unique handmade pieces using contemporary styles and trend, mixed with touches of antique craft and substance. Many of the pieces are inspired by paintings, sculptures, photography, travels and the simple beauty of the outdoors. Monica & Saide have successfully pushed through an honest depiction of their spirit with this collection. They carefully selected and designed pieces that work together and also stand on their own. With a meticulous attention to detail and a flair for fashion, they have put forth a collection of style. Their greatest satisfaction comes from sharing their collections and allowing you to make it your own.
Monica was born and raised in New York. She was always very artistic from an early age. Surrounded by some great artists throughout her career in Avon, she found a passion within jewelry. Her designs have always been very feminine, whimsical and flirtatious, which is why it made sense when the collection was picked up by The Met Opera at Lincoln Center in New York City.
Saide was also born and raised in New York City. She majored in fashion merchandising in college and worked at major department stores as a buyer after graduation. She has extensive experience in apparel, accessories and shoes. Buying for a major retailer for over 12 years, she brings strength in strategic planning and forecasting as well as an understanding of product and customers.