Founded in 2005 by Stephanie Owen, Elizabeth Cole Jewelry features intricately designed costume jewelry. Inspired by a combination of the American West and antique and vintage jewelry, bold designs are a staple of the line. Carefully hand-made in the United States, the designs feature collages of Swarovski Crystals, antique chains, vintage coins, bouquets, ram heads and whimsical dangling fish making each piece both unique and luxurious. In 2009, Stephanie was nominated for the Fashion Group International Rising Star Award in the accessories category. In Spring of 2011, Stephanie began collaborating with Zac Posen and Elizabeth Cole designs have been featured on the runway at Zac Posen's shows in Paris and at New York Fashion Week in 2011 and 2012. Elizabeth Cole designs have also been featured in Zac Posen's Resort 2012 and Pre-Fall 2012 collections. Elizabeth Cole designs have struck a chord with the modern woman and are not only favorites of celebrities such as Mary J. Blige, Eva Mendes, Alicia Keys, Mila Kunis and Katy Perry, but have also been featured on the pages of Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, Allure and many of the world's best fashion publications.