VANLELES is the world’s first fine jewellery brand whose DNA is deeply steeped in its African heritage.
The brand was conceived from a profound vision and desire to share the beauty and splendor of Africa’s precious gemstones and artfully translate them into magnificent fine jewellery. The vibrant culture, lush landscapes and riveting histories from the African continent serve as inspiration to VANLELES’ creations.
Founded by the talented and visionary designer Vania Leles in 2011, the brand’s splendid and timeless creations are excellently crafted by the world’s most skilled jewellery makers, and have become a reference among collectors and connoisseurs. Through an unwavering commitment to ethical sourcing of gemstones and precious metals and an unparalleled belief in responsible mining, VANLELES is leading the way for a new era of mindful and engaged luxury.