Jessie is the designer and creator of JESSIE DUGAN. Jessie's pieces are 3D-printed and made in the USA in a variety of metals including brass, sterling silver and 14K Gold.
Jessie received her BFA in Painting and Printmaking from Southwestern University and then attended grad school and Parsons School of Design where she focused in Accessory Design. While living in NYC, she worked as a designer for rag & bone, Henri Bendel and Tory Burch.
In 2015, Jessie moved back to her hometown Houston. During this time, she designed and developed a jewelry capsule collection for the Smithsonian Institution showcasing motifs from the work of Native American artist Virgil Ortiz. She also created custom jewelry that was sold at Houston fashion designer David Peck's atelier.
In the fall of 2017, Jessie launched her jewelry collection online under her name, JESSIE DUGAN. She currently lives in the Heights with her husband Kyle, her puppy Rosie, and her newborn twins Jack and Lily!