Tastemaker: Michelle Watson of Mimi & Lu
As owner and designer of local jewelry company Mimi & Lu, Michelle Watson, 35, knows a thing or two about how to sparkle. Here are a few sources of her inspiration.
South Mission Hills
Owner and designer of Mimi & Lu
She earned a degree in art studio from UC Santa Barbara, and then worked as a stage manager and costumer for a comedy theater in Boston. She also worked in the wardrobe department at Cirque du Soleil.
“Just like in life, balance is key. Complement a chic, sleek outfit with one playful element. A pop of lipstick, a patterned pant, or a stack of bangles is all you need to make a statement.”