Designer, Kimberly Baker founded her eponymous line in 1996. A self taught artist with an intuitive sense for design Kimberly believes in the transformative and symbolic power of jewelry.
Unwilling to satiate fashions new ideal of fast fashion no fixed schedule dictates Kimberly’s design process. The raw yet refined esthetic of her designs take on an inevitable heirloom quality with the unmistakable weight of permanence.
Within a few years after launching her first collection Kimberly’s take on edgy glamour was quickly bought up by boutiques and department stores. In 2006 she opened her namesake showroom in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood, where she championed other female accessory designers alongside her work. Her jewel box boutique was voted as Best Alternative Jewelry store by the Seattle Weekly and The Best of the Northwest.
With a loyal local fan base Kimberly’s work also quickly caught the attention of celebrities and stylists. Her work can be seen on television, feature films, and in magazines. Fans of Kimberly’s work include Mary Kate Olsen, Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Scarlett Johansen, Gloria Steinem and Zooey Deschanel.
With a desire to move towards a simpler lifestyle Kimberly closed her retail showroom in 2014 and moved to Vashon Island where she continues to make her interpretation of effortlessly chic accessories.