Officially launching her designing career in 2003, Rita Tesolin was quickly labeled the "Stone Angel" for her stunning presentations of precious and semi-precious stones in her jewellery creations. She aims to capture the light, intensity and brilliance of each stone used in her artistic endeavors
Rita's collaboration with many Canadian Fashion designers includes, but not limited to, David Dixon, Evan Biddell and Lucien Matis. Since 2004, she has been a regular staple on the runways of Toronto Fashion Week. Her creations have been showcased on Canadian celebrities: "Designer Guys" Steven Sabados and Chris Hyndman, Jully Black, Nelly Furtado and Tanya Kim, and on American stars Sheryl Crow, Drew Barrymore, Pink, Kelly Clarkson and "Party Girl" Hostess Cathy Riva.
Featured regularly by television hosts, Iman (Project Runway Canada), Jeanne Beker and Jasmine Warsame (Canada's Next Top Model), Tres Armstrong and guest Judges ( So You Think You Can Dance Canada) and Tanya Kim (eTalk Canada).
Rita Tesolin creations appear in countless Canadian and International Fashion Magazines. She has been chosen as one of Elle Canada's "Hot 100" in 2009, and crowned the "Queen of Costume Jewelery" by Flare Magazine the same year.
This Toronto intellectual property lawyer officially traded the courtroom for the runway, and hasn't looked back since.