About the Artist:
Hershey Chan has become synonymous with luxury and modernism. A serious jewelry couturier with a powerful and unique vision, Hershey takes luxury to its zenith, designs for woman that are both dreamlike and elegant.
Born in Philippines on the 11th of December, Hershey’s interest for jewelry & clothing line started at the young age of 9. She spent much of her free time sorting out diamond and gemstone, drawing sketches for her mother’s jewelry & woman’s apparel collections.
In 2006, Hershey Chan open Zuri Fashion Accessories. She began designing luxurious and exquisite gemstone jewelries with a concept of wearable art.
It is a relatively new path she is charting but one that shows forth willpower and resolve behind creations that is at once captivating and useful. By introducing her functional art pieces, Hershey offers her market a pleasant alternative to personal ornamentation. Her creations provide a fresh option to looking at jewelry-making and wearing, which put emphasis on quality and intricacy of design. Her offering of beauty uplifts the spirit and delights the soul. Each piece created is one of a kind, giving the wearer a heightened sense of self and value for self knowing that the jewelry she wears is unique; just as every human being is unique
Hershey quickly proved that her talent when she partnered with two Singaporean friend and register Zuri brand in Singapore. The first Zuri wearable art collection was showed during the International Jewelry Exhibition 2009 held at Suntec City, Singapore. Hershey’s astounding debut wearable art collection under Zuri brand dazzled the Singapore market.
Zuri International hosted one of the talked during the 2009 International Jewelry Exhibition in Singapore where Hershey Chan was the speaker for two consecutive days about “TRENDS AND TRADITIONS” she also shared some important information’s about diamonds, gemstone and jewelry fashion.
Hershey’s wearable art collections become a magnet to socialites clamoring to buy her ZURI wearable art couture collections. Her successive couture collections were an enduring testament to her ability to innovate as she always showcased jewelries that was always feminine and alluring.
Her designs was showcase in the following:
2009 International Jewelry Show -Singapore
2009 Miss Singapore International -Singapore
2010 Miss Resorts World- Philippines
2011 Miss Resorts World – Philippines
2011 Miss World – Philippines