DESIGNER ORIANNE COLLINS
Orianne Collins is a jewelry designer, philanthropist and the wife of music legend Phil Collins.
Born in Nyon, Switzerland, Orianne has Thai and Swiss origins. She grew up and studied in Switzerland. First attracted by a career in design, she finally chose International Management studies and obtained her degree at the age of 19.
She worked for a Capital Venture Company, as Marketing and Communication Manager.
In 1994, She opened her own communications and events company, O-Com S.A.
In 2000, She and Phil Collins, founded the Little Dreams Foundation. The mission of the Little Dreams Foundation, is to fulfill the dreams of young talented kids with limited financial means or opportunity in the worlds of music, sports and art.
She designed her first jewelry pieces with the prestigious firm Van Cleef and Arpels in 2006. She later chose to pursue her talents through building her own self named brand.
In 2008, she opened 3 OC CONCEPT STORES in St-Tropez, New York and Courchevel.
Tragedy struck in 2014. Orianne woke up paralyzed from the head down due to a complication from surgery. Day by day and step-by-step she has been fighting to regain her ability to walk. Orianne has a black belt third dan in mixed martial arts and against all odds, in 2017, she managed to climb the Breithorn mountain of Switzerland, which peaks at a height of 13,661 ft./ 4,164 m.
Orianne has received the UNICEF Humanitarian Award, Le Prix de la Femme Dynamisante Clarins, and Club des 100 to name just a few. She became a member of the “Hero’s Club” and was recognized as a “Woman of Style & Substance” South Florida Luxury Guide Magazine in 2018
In 2017, she opened a pop-up OC Concept store in Miami and the following year in 2018, she opened her new flagship store OC Jewelry & Spa in Miami’s Design District.
Collins resides in Miami Beach and has three sons, Nicholas (17), Mathew (14), and Andrea (7)
The OC collections are available at the flagship OC Jewelry & Spa at the Palm Court in Miami’s Design District, online at www.oriannecollins.com and at select luxury boutiques including Neiman Marcus Stores.
OC JEWELLERY BRAND HISTORY
Her journey serves as a source of inspiration, imbuing jewelry design with symbolism, colour, and eclectic elements. Each piece conveys a modern sensibility and timeless elegance. As each person is unique, all of the OC jewelry is customizable to suit the individual who will wear it.
Orianne Collins Jewelry is a collection of unique, hand-made pieces which are made in Switzerland and reflect the Swiss heritage of fine jewelry and skilled craftsmanship. Observant and reactive, Orianne’s jewelry is shaped from 18-carat gold and adorned with the most beautiful, precious stones and diamonds. Each delightful creation displays her modern sensibility and timeless elegance.
The OC collection is currently available online at www.oriannecollins.com and at a few select luxury boutiques including Neiman Marcus. The flagship Orianne Collins Jewelry & Spa is located in Miami’s Design District.