Nigerian-born top Hollywood jeweler, Monalisa Okojie who continues to make waves with her African Jewelry brand Nehita worldwide, recently debuted her luxury line in Nigeria at the Clear Essence Spa in Ikoyi, Nigeria.
The event had a private viewing room where lush Jewelries from bracelets, neck pieces to earrings were displayed alongside a runway show. The exclusive event was well attended by individuals spanning Nigeria’s lifestyle, entertainment and fashion industry.
The Nehita jewelry line embraces worldwide design trends combining luxurious and vibrant precious stones with white, yellow and rose gold to create timeless yet unique pieces. Not only creating stunning designs for Women from cocktail rings to delicate necklace and earring sets, Monalisa also turns her passion and talent to designing jewelry for Men. Dog Tag pendants, cross chains, Rings and Cufflinks allow men to enjoy the classic designs of Nehita as luxury pieces. The entire Nehita collection includes Women’s and Men’s ranges as well as Gifts and children’s selection, custom designs and wedding jewelry.
Nehita has been supported and affectionately worn by A List stars such as Whitney Houston, Natalie Cole, Alan Cumming, Malina Moye, Michael Henderson, Lil’ Kim, Sally Pressman, CCH Pounder, Lu Parker, Katherine Joosten, Meagan Good, Lisa Raye to name but a few they all love the timeless, unique quality of the pieces which form to be part of their personality.
Monalisa Okojie began her career as a practicing attorney, but her passion and talent in fashion and jewelry design led her to embark on a massive shift in ambition and after graduating from the prestigious Gemological Institute of America in 2008, Nehita was launched. She is now based in Los Angeles, USA and prides herself on her ability to work alongside all aspects of the brand from the unique design of each collection to the insurance of the genuine source of materials and the promotion of the brand through appearing and attending at prestigious events within the entertainment industry, becoming a celebrity figure in her own right.