Brazilian born, Bettina Duncan, since moving to Los Angeles from her native Rio de Janeiro, has more than twenty years experience as a trendsetting, cutting edge designer, creative director, and leading fashion/luxury brand icon. Her work has graced the pages of US, Italian, Brazilian and German Vogue as well as countless other fashion editorial pages.
As a jewelry, shoe and accessory designer her collections have been distributed through major stores world wide (Printemps, Harvey Nichols, Barney's Japan, Isetan,) in a variety of product categories. In addition her keen eye for fashion trends allowed her stores inside Fred Segal (from 1998 until mid 2014 Fred Segal) to gain a reputation as a fashion laboratory helping to find and launch new trends and designers. As a key merchant inside of Fred Segal she was honored when Fred Segal was named "Retailer of the Year" by the Los Angeles Fashion Council in 2005. In addition her store inside Fred Segal was named to the prestigious "Best of LA Guide" by Los Angeles Magazine in 2006 (the only individual store inside Fred Segal so honored. She has provided trend forecasting, design consultation and private label work for a variety of clients covering the full spectrum of the fashion industry.
Currently Bettina has re-launched her wholesale jewelry collection featuring an array of semi precious stones, diamond accents and African trade beads and other unique elements. With an emphasis on accessible casual luxury, Bettina Duncan now provides must have jewelry for today’s confident and stylish woman.