Isaac Manevitz, the Egyptian-born designer of Ben-Amun, has been successfully designing and manufacturing his line of high-end fashion jewelry for close to 40 years. The name Ben-Amun was inspired by the designer's eldest son’s name (Ben), and the King of Egypt (Isaac's homeland) named Tutankhamun. He has brought his love of sculpture to his collections by working with some of the finest and most interesting materials to create unique designs that are statement yet timeless. Some of the materials used that give Ben-Amun jewelry its distinguishing luxurious appearance are Lucite, pewter, glass and Swarovski crystals. The design and creation of these handmade pieces takes place in Isaac’s New York City studio. Isaac is well known for his talent of staying ahead of trends while creating pieces that endure and become staples in any wardrobe. A testament to his success is that Ben-Amun is closing in on 4 decades producing some of the most memorable and defining collections sold in the most well-known boutiques and department stores worldwide, as well as becoming a steady favorite for fashion editorials and celebrities. The diversity of collections ranging from casual to red carpet, and unmatched dedication to quality has made Ben-Amun a favorite among women of all ages and styles. In addition to designing and producing his own collections Isaac has worked with numerous designers behind the scenes on the accessories of fashion shows and special projects over the years, such as Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch and countless other collaborations. The line has become one of the most requested from all over the world for editorials, television, film and the theater. All of the jewelry is proudly produced by skilled artisans’ in New York City, most having been with Ben-Amun for over 30 years.