AlinaKorotkina is an award-winning designer of fine jewelry with clients residing throughout the United States and Europe. Born in Irkutsk, Russia, Ms. Korotkina resided in Chicago with offices in the famed Jeweler's Row section of Chicago's vibrant diamond district for over 7 year. Now moved to Northwest area, Bainbridge Island, were she has opened her office in 2011 and resides till.
Ms. Korotkina's designs combine the grand traditions of imperial Russian nobility with modern innovations employed by many of today's leadingmasters. Ms. Korotkina has produced more than 4,000 unique designs, ranging from single pieces for private clients to entire OEM lines produced for retail stores. Each design is painstakingly matched to the personal tastes, styles, stories, and needs of her clients based on a highly personal dialogue in which clients are engaged in each step of the process from conception to production.
Among Ms. Korotkina's most successful designs is the "Verona" diamond ring, which earned her First Prize, Diamond Jewelry Category, in the 2008 JCK "Jewelers' Choice Awards" ‚Äî a highly prestigious international competition sponsored by JCK MAGAZINE of New York.