a.v. max, a NYC-based jewelry company, is known for being consistently ahead of the curve each fashion cycle. The designer behind the brand, Amy Vennema, has been involved in the fashion industry for years. Prior to the founding of the company, Amy was a buyer for large chain stores, where she learned to spot trends, take chances and understand the customer’s demands. She’s translated these skills into the chic, beautiful and wearable accessories she designs. All of a.v. max’s pieces are handmade in the U.S.A.