Jacob Arabo of Jacob & Co. gives the world an inside look into his New York city store and talks about how he got into the jewelry industry in this video by Life + Times.
Don’t know who Jacob Arabo is? If you’ve been living under a rock for the past decade you might not have noticed all of Jacob’s celebrity clients sporting his work or dropping his name in a countless number of songs. Celebrities including Jay-Z, Kanye West, Beyonce, Sir Elton John and even Bono are among the many celebrity clients who are fans of Jacob, and for good reason. Arabo’s jewelry is outstanding and one-of-a-kind.
Jacob started his company 30 years ago when he was 17 years old. He says that he always had a passion for jewelry and always knew that he wanted to be in the jewelry business. In the video below, Jacob describes his vision and how he wants each of his jewelry pieces to make a statement. In his own words:
Basically I design statement pieces. When you wear my piece of jewelry it has to be a conversational piece of jewelry. I make jewelry to speak, to be loud.