About the Jewelry

Sierra Winter Jewelry is inspired by an eclectic bohemian vibe and influenced by the simplistic beauty of the Kansas prairie. Our jewelry is handcrafted using high quality metal, genuine stones and is designed by Sierra Otto.

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About the Designer

 Owner and Designer, Sierra Otto is a Kansas native who grew up on a ranch in the Flint Hills outside of Manhattan, Kansas. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Design with an emphasis in metalsmithing and jewelry design. Sierra began her career as a jewelry designer for Silpada Designs. Within her position, she was involved in design, trend forecasting and research with travel to, Paris, Milan, Bangkok, Jaipur and other industry leading cities that helped inspire her global style. 

Sierra is happily married to her tall and handsome husband. She is a proud mom to her baby girl, Opal and to her "comedians with fur", Swiper and Fancy Pickles. She loves to travel, eat good food, drink good wine (or bad wine), and laughing really hard.

 

A Little More About Sierra...

Can't stop listening to: Kendrick Lamar, Sturgill Simpson, & 90's country

Dream Job: Jewelry Designer. Runner up, Prairie Biologist

Life before Jewelry Design: Soccer player, art history, aspiring county western singer (when she was 4) 

Favorite Instagram Accounts: @withthelocals @adventurecatsorg @fashiondads_

2017 Goals: Play outdoor coed soccer, get licensed to pierce ears, exhibit at a trade show

If you want to know anymore, read the introduction on the blog here, 'Who the Hell Is Sierra Winter?'