Psychology graduate, Leela Janakirama has been involved with traditional arts and artists from a very young age. Her exposure to jewelry craftsmanship and training in diamond grading instilled in her a deep respect for the materials that she would ultimately use.
With formal training in graphic design, Leela combines traditional craftsmanship and modern design to create beautiful jewellery.
People – the way they behave, what they wear and how they carry themselves have been Leela’s biggest inspiration. Cleosara is a culmination of her interpretation of the woman of today. Through Cleosara, Leela offers simple, ‘non-fussy’ jewelry that complements the diverse wardrobe of a youthful woman. It is jewelry for ‘NOW’ – not vintage, not futuristic. Here are a few of her designs:
Leela works primarily with Gold and Silver. She has also worked with copper in small elements.