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Nina Cortes from "Project Accessory" is one of the contestants on the Lifetime fashion accessory design competition series. She specializes in jewelry and is from Miami, Florida.

Born and raised in the vibrant, flourishing art-deco Mecca of Miami, Caroline "Nina" Cortes crafts elegant, distinct, and functional jewelry that reflects her love of art and fashion. Her partner, Iliana Ruiz, worked for over two decades as an attorney before deciding to pursue her life's true passion. She saw the intense
Nina Cortes in "Project Accessory"
Nina Cortes Project Accessory
creative and financial potential of working with a gifted artist such as Nina, and accepted Nina's offer to become involved in her career. The result was Nina Loren, a Jewelry company formed by two very different women with one single goal in mind: creating jewelry for women of all ages who enjoy wearing unique, expertly crafted, gorgeous jewelry that distinguishes the wearer as an individual of taste and refinement.

Nina Cortes, at the behest of her friends and family, formed the company in 2005 and immediately began selling her pieces to the public. She earned rave reviews and a loyal base of customers almost overnight. Her educational background includes formal training in Fine Arts with emphasis in Jewelry design and metalsmithing, which has helped her hone her skills and transformed her fro a talented prospect to a fully fledged professional craftsman. Nina's inspiration comes from her knowledge, understanding, and adoration or art and fashion. Her designs focus on manipulating and shaping the wire and metals in such a way that it enhances the beauty and radiance of the stones. Each piece is meticulously detailed and lovingly handcrafted, and uses only the highest quality semi-precious stones and natural minerals. Nina Loren's objective and purpose Is to provide beautiful, one of a kind jewelry to women of all ages with discriminating taste and uncompromising standards.


Where does Nina Cortes live? Find out here.

Birthplace: Miami, FL
Current Residence: Miami, FL

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