Vivian Au, au also for the periodic table symbol for gold, the visionary and creator behind Vi Ling Designs, began as a passion project, with the simple intent of creating thoughtfully crafted, meaningful jewelry, while staying true to herself.
Born and raised in Kansas City, she knew there was so much more to explore outside the Midwest bubble. With a strong passion for fashion, she took the leap of faith at 19 years old, moving to Los Angeles to attend FIDM, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. Upon graduation, she began her real journey, cultivating her true passion for jewelry design and crafting. As a beautiful journey progressed, Vi Ling Designs was created.
Established in 2010, Vi Ling Designs is happily handcrafted from her studio in sunny California. Nothing more perfect than having a unique design and creative space in the heart of Old Town Pasadena.
Spreading love and good energy, one piece at a time, Vi Ling interprets trends in a timeless way. Feminine, classic, modern, dainty—Vi Ling is versatile for any occasion, can also be paired with your favorites, or simply shared with a special person in your life to create that forever love story.
Story doesn’t end, theres more to the jewelry industry that Vivian wants to learn, grow and be more involved in. She is a current GIA (Gemological Institute of America) Alumni in concentration of Diamonds and Color Stone grading working towards becoming a Gemologist.
“Stay true to yourself and always leave sparkles whoever you go”