Color Story, won a Spectrum award for gemstone jewelry design in its very first season and in 2008 was selected as the retailer's favorite designer of gemstone jewelry.
"When I began combining two or more colored gemstones together in 1997, I saw the results were cool, warm and hot looks. Every time I offered a new design in several color combinations, each looked so different that I had a hard time deciding which my favorite was. I began to give these combinations names, such as “Tropicana” for Blue Topaz and Peridot or “Midnight Sun” for Garnet and Citrine. These names told a story and so I named the brand Color Story”