Blog RSS

Rachel Cadman Photography: LeeMo

I'm just gonna say it - I love Rachel Cadman. She's the cats meow and takes the best pictures. She's single-handedly helped me bring the visual presentation of LeeMo up many notches. She did a styled shoot with me to take pictures of my jewelry on a few of our friends. LeeMo Original Ayano Diamonds: Origami Cranes: Aki Diamonds: LeeMo Original Crane Diamonds: Studs: Laser Cut Earrings:

Continue reading

Japan.... 4 years later

It's been 4 years since I've been to Japan...! We've been planning this trip for a while, so R could meet my family + leave the country for the first time... but now we get to share our engagement with them too! We did so many things during our short visit.... I'll let the pictures do most of the talking. Because my mom wouldn't be able to make it out for the wedding, she requested a photoshoot of us dressed in traditional Japanese wedding garb. We were treated to some Kobe Beef... sukiyaki style. BEST. DINNER. EVER. Sashimi, of course. We got to go to Himeji Castle, which was closed for re-finishing while I had been living there in 12-13...

Continue reading

LeeMo Mod:ular

Inspired by nature, expressed in paper. I have been folding Origami for almost 30 years - starting with cranes, houses and balloons. Over time, I became enamored with modular origami and spent all of my free time folding module after module, creating shapes out of almost every combination of units possible. I even ended up creating a custom shape, which is now the most popular shape in my line of jewelry (patent in progress). Recently, I have been drawn to folding these modules not to make individual 3D shapes, but to explore how colors blend together and make a larger unit. This is how LeeMo Mod:ular began. I started with a pack of 100 sheets of 15cmx15cm paper, each sheet...

Continue reading