Haute Secrets New York
Name: Mona Taner
The stats: Born in Queens, NY; has lived in New York for her entire life, currently in Manhasset and Midtown.
Why she loves New York: Discovering something new daily.
New York-based jewelry designer Mona Taner has established herself in the industry by bringing a fresh perspective to the creation of timeless pieces. The genius behind Mona Taner Distinct Jewels, her exquisite creations have taken on nation acclaim. Having graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in broadcast journalism, Taner’s longtime passion about design and diamonds has brought her to the forefront of the industry with designs that reflect the pinnacles of the craft that she holds close to her heart – organic materials, exquisite gems, and the unexpected details that enliven her handmade pieces. Her belief that beautiful jewelry can be created with social integrity, ethical business practices, and a respect for the environment have led Taner to insist on using materials and methods that are conflict-free, non-intensive, and non-disruptive. Taner’s 18-karat white gold, green gold, and platinum collection’s versatility goes seamlessly from everyday wear to the red carpet, lending her pieces an infinite and timeless quality.
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