Erika Peña designed her Classics collection with a timeless bohemian inspiration. Utilizing stunning stones, such as Volcanic Druzzy Rock stones from the north part of the island of Bali where her designs are crafted and more rich stones like Malachite, Lapis Azulzi, Turquoises, and Onyx. These handcrafted pieces, look like heirlooms or museum worthy pieces of art, each piece crafted blends sensuality, elegance and timeless statement pieces. She works with multiple layers of Necklaces and and multiple lengths from short to very Long lengths to create statement necklaces or A Look. And the results are luxurious, one-of-a-kind true works of art.
Erika’s second line Tribal E was inspired for her love of tribal jewelry from around the world, Erika designs collections each season inspired by different cultures & their tribes. She wanted to break away from the traditional idea of metal jewelry but instead using actual fabric in different textiles combined with raw stones and glass. The Tribal E woman is a strong, leader, vibrant, unique, trendsetter. So each collection is designed pieces that are crafted from raw and natural stones designed for the inner warrior and goddess.
Erika first collection came in inspiration from her Roots, her Puerto Rican & Dominican heritage. Since an early age, National Geographic would serve as inspiration. The Luna Collection uses nothing but her love of Caribbean culture Peña designed stunning stone tribal necklaces, elements of wood, bone & glass to create and statement necklaces. Each piece crafted blends her Latin roots and her bold fashion claim. And the results are luxurious, one-of-a-kind true works of art. Meanwhile the TOA Collection was Inspired by the Maori Culture of New Zealand.To be brave, bold, victorious, experienced, accomplished, adept, competent, skillful, and capable // To have courage, bravery, champion, winner, expert //To be a warrior//To win//WE ARE ALL TOA. The TOA collection pieces are raw stones in textiles and shapes, mixed with Spir shaped stones and bone, sea glass and raw druzzy stones. Since the TOA Collection derived its inspiration from this warrior tribal essence, she wanted to design pieces that delivered this look. Inspired by Carnival in Rio, the “Rio Collection”combines wood & glass beads stranded with raw cut fabrics. One of the most popular pieces being the RES Necklace which are rows of Thin Glass tubular beads stranded in rows cascading fringe .
Erika Peña exquisite creations have graced the pages of VOGUE, ELLE, InStyle, Glamour, UsWeekly, HOLA, Harper’s Bazaar, and New York Times to name a few. Style icon’s like Beyonce, Jessica Alba, Kim Kardashian, and Paris Hilton, are several of the designer’s clientele. Erika Peña is sold worldwide Paris, Madrid, Dubai, Mexico, Australia, Japan and many other countries. In an industry where break out designers are far and few between Erika Peña has shown that her designs have a transcended ageless quality that prove she’s going nowhere but up in this fashion jungle. Inspired by tribal jewelry from around the world. Erika Peña designs pieces that are crafted for the inner warrior and goddess.