She was born surrounded by fur and champagne on a snowy January 1st in Peter the Great's splendid city. A cultured childhood there was followed by an extremely influential period in New York where she received her degree from Parsons School of Design. After living there briefly and falling in love with a Frenchman she meets, they return to Paris where she currently lives and works. One day while strolling the Parisian flea markets she purchases a vintage Murano chandelier and her mind takes off with creativity. All the history, education, and influences of her life come together and this series of tables is born.