FrontRunners: Made for Men

The understated, masculine style of Shamballa Jewels’ macramé bracelets ( could lead even a conservative dresser to consider wearing jewelry. “The bracelets allow a man to express his individual style, and they give the man in a classic business suit an unexpected edge,” says Michael Lillelund, the COO and cofounder of SL Luxury Group, the […]

Buried Treasures

First-time customers at the Shamballa Jewels ( flagship store in Copenhagen, Denmark, may find it hard to believe that the airy gallery is a retail space at all. According to Mads Kornerup, the company’s creative director and cofounder, the 1,600-square-foot gallery’s sparse interior is intended to replicate the feeling of a meditation hall and temple—evidenced […]

Fashion Flash: Shamballa Bracelets

Men’s jewelry design is always a challenging proposition because while men desire a distinctive style, most won’t wear anything glittering or shiny. Designer Mads Kornerup of Copenhagen created a great solution with his stylish yet masculine Shamballa bracelets made of nylon macramé woven with gold and gemstones in a wide range of styles just for […]