Founded in Paris by Turkish-French architect Ayça Özbank Taskan in 2015, Mara Paris redefines the concept of keepsake jewelry with modern statement pieces that capture the essence of individual identity to be passed down from generation to generation.
Each collection is a head turner, priding itself on creating a perfect symbiosis between body and space. Made to be worn in unique ways, Ayça’s distinctive shapes effortlessly mould to the body inviting the wearer to not only wear their jewelry, but also inhabit it.
By challenging conventions and transforming the concept of wearable art into an inhabitable space for the wearer to self-express themselves, her designs make room for one to invent, reinvent and allow self-confidence to bloom. More than a collection, each creation is a timeless vessel for personal storytelling and style affirmation.
Your Own Style Story
Avant-garde and rapidly growing, Mara Paris’s collections celebrate the courage to choose a different path and perspective, offering us an unexpected outlet to tell your own style story through freedom, assertiveness and uniqueness. Today, Ayça’s designs have garnered global attention, endorsed by high-profile celebrities, featured in major media publications, and adorned by followers from over 80 countries.
Gold Vermeil Jewelry
Vermeil is a technique to gilt 925 Sterling Silver with a thick layer of gold. It has been used since centuries and most remarkable examples are seen among crown jewels.
Our vermeil is produced by plating 925 Sterling Silver with a layer of 18 karat gold with 5 microns thickness in our Parisian workshop.
Vermeil is a high-quality technique. It is not comparable with other gold plating methods. It is very long-lasting and you can use in your daily life.
Our jewelry is ethically handmade in small quantities by expert artisans in safe and high quality working conditions.
Jewelry craftmanship is a skill that takes generations to perfect. Care, patience, passion are essential for every step of our process.