Since the 1980’s Ayala Bar has created the unexpected and unconventional in her jewelry. Her work is ever evolving, responding to changing influences and visual discoveries that her curious mind finds. Byzantine mosaics, Afghanistan artifacts, crushed glass, mineral stones, textiles, an Indian aesthetic and found objects have all come together to create an extremely original collection of jewelry for the ages. Her work is not fashion- it is style.
For over 15 years, Beluva has styled women with comfortable and sensible clothes that suit a variety of body types. Brilliant colors are a hallmark of these attractive blouses and all of their clothing travel wonderfully since the designs have a gorgeous, crinkled finish. Beluva is designed and manufactured in San Francisco, CA.
Cino makes 100% cotton shirts that are lightweight, carefully detailed, well cut and can be worn casually or dressed up. The wrinkle twist textile adjusts its fit to the natural shape of the body. The easy care print fabrics are a snap to wash, twist, dry and never needs ironing. They are the perfect travel garment.
I call Equestrian my "tall drink of water pants". They have a slimming effect on everyone who tries them on. They slip on up to the waist, have a slim leg line and make for a sleek smart look. They are our hottest pant! Available in four essential colors: black (of course), navy, sable and pewter (a rich gray/brown).
Falke is committed to developing stylish fashions for modern people. Fashions of top quality, style and perfection. This calls for a forward-looking approach to trends—in other words, to be different. All of this would mean nothing, however, without the Falke quality culture—quality for quality's sake. Each and every detail deserves to be perfected with expertise and passion.They have been working to achieve this—day after day, for more than 100 years.
Forever New Fabric Wash
Forever New is a pure, organic fabric wash formulated to gently clean, brighten and promote longer life for all fine washables. A natural base of of multiple sodas and citrus, the special formulation is highly effective and uniquely designed for all types of washable fabrics. Forever New products contain no bleach,optical brighteners, lanolin or petroleum products. The concentrated blend gently lifts stains and soils while rinsing completely from the fabric leaving no soap residues to damage thread fibers. Forever New preserves fiber-flex and elasticity, allowing all fine garments to look new longer. Forever New is concentrated, HE formulated, biodegradable and contains no phosphates. I consider it my goto fabric wash.
Ivko designs 2 collections per year of knitted garments featuring exceptional craftsmanship made with state of the art knitting technology in it’s small Serbian factory. These clothes are totally unique. They use the finest natural fibers and it shows. The distinctive patterns appeal to a modern, independent woman.
This beautiful zip coat can be worn open or closed. The flattering cut combined with the gorgeous motif is an example of Ivko at it’s best.
Hester Van Eeghen Leathers
Hester Van Eeghen started creating leather pieces almost 30 years ago. She designs in a fantasy world of color, shape, quality and surprise as evidenced when you open one of her wallets or purses and smile at the visual effect of disparate colors. She has her own boutique in Amsterdam and sells to a select group of small shops. Everything is made by supremely skilled craftsmen in Italy.
Joovay carries a large collection of Hester Van Eeghen leather pieces and this is a tiny sampling. We carry her wallets, change purses, purses, back packs and gloves in a variety of creative shapes and colors. Please contact us by email and we will be glad to send photos of pieces we have in stock. We ship throughout the USA.
Jill McGowan has been making high quality, durable, beautifully styled blouses for 24 years out of her Portland Maine studio. She is particularly known for choosing unique, European textiles that complement her carefully resolved shapes with a twist of creativity. There are several favorite styles that we carry at Joovay which we order from swatches chosen for each season.
John Kirslis Fantasy Pins
Few items in my store are closer to my heart than John Kirslis' "Fantasy Insect Pins". After graduating from college majoring in jewelry making and several decades working in high-end costume jewelry houses, John designed his own collection of fantastical insects. They are magical! The most basic outfit will be transformed with one of these tender creatures nested on shoulder and nothing I wear brings more compliments. Limited edition pins available.
Elegant, feminine and playful…..what mood are you in today? Lorina Balteanu of Parisdesigns with tenderness in every detail Her hand made crocheted earrings, which incorporate beads to give them eye catching sparkle, can be dressed up or dressed down. They are also light weight so they don’t tug on the ear.
Another example of Lorina Balteau’s crocheted magic. Light and elegantly feminine, they always look beautiful. We have a wide selection of her earrings. Please contact us by email and we will send you stock photos.
Maliparmi is one of the corner stones of our clothing collection at Joovay. Every season this exciting company presents a well-designed, interesting group of garments that can add freshness to excite ones wardrobe. Maliparmi has a gift, as Italians so often do, for creating prints that are eye catching but do not overwhelm. The cuts of the garments are always flattering. Wether it’s dresses, coats, sweaters, blouses, jackets, pants, jewelry, scarves or beaded purses the Maliparmi brand delivers.
Nuno, which is Japanese for fabric, blends the traditional and contemporary. Since starting in 1984, Reiko Sudo has worked exclusively with weavers and dyers in Japan combining old practices with new technologies to create textiles that are original and distinctive. Joovay is proud to carry a collection from this renowned artist. Not only are the textiles which we offer in scarves unique but the original shapes of a small group of jackets reveal highly sophisticated shapes that look great on many body types. Her work is in permanent collections in the top museums throughout the world.
This Nuno jacket is a particularly inventive design. It is essentially a shawl with 2 sleeves inserted at the perfect spot. This one size fits all can be worn open or closed in a draped fashion and comes in several other patterns. The textile is a custom design by Nuno. All of these pieces are limited editions.
PrimaDonna bras are an essential part of underdressing for the full cup customer. We carry bras in 32-40 D,E and F sizes. They are beautiful, good fitting, long lasting, and supportive without feeling armour-like. Although they are at the high end of our price point for bras they are well worth the money and our customers consider them a must have because of how they perform.
At Joovay, we have always believed in sending our customers home with a gift that looks like a gift. Presentation and the opening experience is very important and customers often remark on the beautiful job we do of wrapping the gifts they buy at Joovay. Whether its Christmas, a birthday, anniversary, or "just because", your gift will always look special.