Every Monday, The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on Hidden Gems: extraordinary women in our industry.

Today the focus is on Vania Leles of Vanleles Diamonds.

What you need to know about Vania Leles and her role:

  1. Vania is a contemporary fine jeweller based on Bond Street – among the likes of Cartier, Tiffany and Chopard to name a few.
  2. Her previous roles were in different parts of the jewellery/gemstone supply chain. From the source (De Beers), to jewellers (Graff) and an auction house (Sotheby’s).
  3. Vania’s thoughts on her role in the jewellery industry
    “I’ve been fortunate enough to study a craft I love and work with some of the world’s most prestigious jewellery houses, which has helped me find my own voice as a jeweller and as a designer.”
  4. Her atelier is festooned with jewels aplenty as well as inspiring mood boards and dreamy interiors. We’d highly recommend a visit to truly experience it for yourself.

Vanleles Diamonds, 174 New Bond Street, Mayfair, W1S 4RG – by appointment only.