Daniela Cardillo

Grey Sheep



los angeles / united states


National College of Art & Design (NCAD) dublin

Graduation year


Irish designer working in Los Angeles. Jewelry professional with directed experience in 3D design & production.
Expertise in creative branding, design, supply chain management and sustainability.

Daniela has received much acclaim for her first textile based jewelry collection, and use of unique materials. Originally working with organic found objects such as handwoven horsehair and bones, her collections have evolved to the world of fine jewelry, while keeping innovation and sentiment at the core of her designs. Daniela now focuses on private label design, specializing in fine jewelry collections which are sustainably focused .

Published in the World Craft Council Applied Arts Catalogue 2012, 'European Young Talent'​ and nominated 'Jewellery Designer of the Year 2014'​ - Irish Fashion Innovation Awards.
Graduate of the National College of Art & Design (NCAD), Dublin & Gemological Institute of America (GIA), California -'Jewelry Design Technology' 2015.


DRAFTSpace - Complete Parts Exhibition', 2014
Shin Gallery, New York. *

'RIAN- New Directions in Irish Fashion' 2013, Irish Embassy,
London. *

'Eurropean Prize for Applied Arts', 2012, Exhibition Hall “Anciens Abattoirs” Mons, Belgium. *

'One Year On',
2012, New Designers, London. *

'New Visuality', 2011, According To Mc Gee, York. *

'Upcoming British Talent Exhibition',2011 The Future Gallery, London. *

'Crafts Council of Ireland Future Makers Exhibition' ,2011, Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork. *

AWARDS- Crafts Council Future Makers Award 2011 * Guild of Jewellery Designers UK Gold Membership Award 2011 * Finalist Irish Fashion Innovation Awards Jewellery Designer of the Year 2014 * Craft Council of Ireland Future Maker Award 2012 * World Craft Council European Young Talent Award 2012 * EC One London 'Unsigned' 2012

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