Gina Nigrelli

Gina Nigrelli formally began her fashion career as a merchandiser at Diesel, and then moved on to earn a degree in fashion design at The International Academy of Design. Her background and training led her to create the Jules Smith jewelry collection, a favorite with stars like Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, Kelly Ripa, Diane Kruger, Eva Longoria, to name a few.

Where were you born ?
Andover, MA
How long in New york:
Two years as a resident working here for five years
Fort Greene
Jewelry designer
Favorite Restaurant:
Bond St.
Best Sushi:
Bond St.
Best Ethnic Food:
SriPraPhai in Queens
Best Italian:
Best place for late night dining:
Blue Ribbon
Best dessert:
Green tea crème brulee at Blue Ribbon
Best place for a romantic date:
Clo Wine Bar
Best Sunday brunch:
Olea Mediterranean Taverna in Fort Greene
Hautest Club/Lounge:
Boom Boom Room
Best place for a power business meeting:
All-around favorite spot in New york:
Running in Prospect Park
If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?
The Standard
Favorite shopping venue/boutique:
Diesel on 5th Avenue
Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:
Best Spa:
Emerson Resort & Spa, Hudson Valley
Favorite Charity Event:
Anything hosted by Music Unites
Favorite Cultural Event:
Bastille Day Celebration at Smith Street in Brooklyn
Favorite Cultural Institution:
Natural History Museum
Best Aspect of New york:
Efficient public transportation, which is essential to running your own business affordably and effectively.
Best Steakhouse:
Don’t do steakhouses
Best Pizza:
Not Ray’s in Fort Greene
Best Lunch:
Café Felix
Best Gym/Athletic Facility:
Crunch, Fort Greene
Best Massage:
Couples Massage at the Spa at the Ritz-Carlton Spa
Best Limousine/Driving Service:
Eastern Car Service, it’s so cheap and Brooklyn-local
Best Museum/Exhibit:
Absolutely Venomous Accurately Fallacious (Naturally Delicious), Kenny Scharf installation, Deitch Projects
Favorite historic/legendary place to see or explore:
Brooklyn Art Museum
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