Born and raised in Chennai, Archana Avinash moved to the Middle East after her post graduation in Business Studies. Watching her multi-talented mum, Archana was soon drawn to beading and jewellery. After 5 years in the corporate world, she finally decided to take the plunge. She quit her job in Corporate Communication and started Strings & Beads.
Archana loves collecting beads from her various travel adventures. She is inspired by the diverse ethnic cultures of the world and loves to work with precious & semi precious gemstones. She uses them with Tibetan silver & pure silver to create unique, one of a kind pieces.
Here are a few of her statement pieces: