February 2, 2021 – BeadingGem.com
Californian designer Lejoi Reese of BraveChickJewelry creates all kinds of jewelry. However, her standout collection has to be her contemporary pearl and shell earrings!
February 7, 2018 – Archer & Pine Podcast
You’re listening to Archerpine.com Co-Founder Marc Clarke interview artisan Lejoi Reese founder of Brave Chick LLC.
Our 2017 Black Owned Holiday Gift Guide
November 22, 2017 – BlackListedClub.com
2017 Holiday Women’s Gift Guide – From clothing to accessories get the perfect gift this holiday season for all the women on your Christmas list.
CUTV News Radio spotlights Lejoi Reese of Brave Chick
November 20, 2017 – cutvnews.com
All over the world women find themselves in abusive relationships causing agonizing despair. They desperately need the support of family, friends and therapists to get them through these painful times. But what if what they wear can help to give them a sense of empowerment and lead to healing?
Girl Power: Meet Inspirational Jewellery Brand Brave Chick
June 2017 – JewelStreet.com
Helping the fight against domestic abuse and violence, we chat with the incredible woman behind this inspiring LA jewellery brand.
The ULTIMATE Black Business Gift Guide For Everyone on Your Shopping List (Over 500 Ideas!)
November 25, 2016 – QuirkyBrownLove.com
August 2, 2016 – TheTempest.co
There’s no better time than now than to start supporting black-owned businesses.
49 Black-Owned Fashion Companies That Cater Specifically To The Carefree, Quirky Black Woman
July 05, 2016 – QuirkyBrownLove.com
MAKE MOM’S DAY ZENFUL
May 04, 2016 – LAVariety.com
Since the other 364 days of the year are hectic for your mom (or wife), use Mother’s Day 2016 to bring a little Zen back into her life. Our newest collection has a variety handcrafted items that will give that special woman in your life a sense of peace.
December 16, 2015 – PressPassLA.com
Give a gift with meaning this year. Head over to Brave Chick’s and check out their incredible line of jewelry.
December 10, 2015 – ATODMagazine.com
In addition to being handmade and beautiful, 10% of proceeds from Brave Chick’s pieces go to supporting women and men of domestic violence. This is a brand that is truly unique. The women behind it stand for something and honestly, I love supporting that.
December 10, 2015 – LadyClever.com
After a lucrative 15-year career as the design director at a multi-million dollar textile company, Reese sought a different way to make use of her creativity, and found that making art called to her strongly.
November 23, 2015 – TheJoyfulOrganizer.com
If you have a lovely lady on your list or a hard to shop for teenager, check out Brave Chick’s Endless Love Hoop Earrings. Filled with gold they are an endless hoop that fits through your ear. They are a stunning statement that’s lightweight and easy to wear. You’ll get a lot of compliments on these! They are fun for every day or perfect for a night out.
The Ultimate Black-Owned Business Holiday Guide
November 11, 2015 – QuirkyBrownLove.com
“With the holidays right around the corner, I have already started saving up for holiday shopping and I know that you are on the same page. This year, I am making it my goal to shop only Black-owned businesses for everyone on my gift list.”
October 25, 2015 – ATODMagazine.com
“This year as the holidays creep back into our lives (and I still can’t figure out how we are already in October!), we wanted to come up with some gift ideas that were a bit out of the norm. Below are our Editorial picks for something a little more … unique.”
Brave Chick™ Bohemian Hoops
Manifest | Bohemian artists in the 19th century were known as “unknown dreamers.”
October 14, 2015 – LALAScoop.com
“Recently I was invited to stop by The McCord List space in Hollywood to experience this loft created by Rachel McCord(Annalynne McCord’s sister), a unique Sunset Strip showroom where bloggers, influencers, and celebrities can check out rotating brands and new happenings Rachel has selected for The McCord List of Fabulous Things! Find some of her features on Instagram at @THEMCCORDLIST or tag #TheMcCordList to be featured.”
October 08, 2015 – IdentifyLA.com
“Everyone searches for that one piece of jewelry that makes a statement! Thanks to Brave Chick, obtaining jewelry that speaks volumes has never been so chic!”
SEXPERT.COM: Jewelry Line Encourages Women to “Be Brave”
July 30, 2015 – Sexpert.com
A new line of jewelry encourages women to “be brave” and stand up against domestic abuse and sexual violence. Brave Chick is the brainchild of Lejoi Reese, a RISD trained designer, and Dr. Janet Williams, a gynecologic surgeon. Their popular line of jewelry is made to “uplift, inspire, and give back.”
January 14, 2015 – LAWeekly.com
“On Friday and Saturday, GBK and Pilot Pens Luxury Gifting Suite hosted their celebrity gifting suite in honor of the Golden Globes at the W Hollywood Hotel. Our favorite finds were the four-night stay at Ce’Blue – Villas & Beach Resort, Pilot Pen’s retractable fountain pen and jewelry from Los Angeles’ own artisan brands Brave Chick and Westland.”
January 13, 2015 – LAVariety.com
In celebration of the 2015 Golden Globe Awards, GBK presented their annual gifting suite to the stars. presenting offerings to the stars. The W Hollywood on the corner of Hollywood and Vine sponsored this fun gifting event.
May 27, 2015 – lotsofyummies.tumblr.com
“One of my favorite booths was definitely Brave Chick. I wanted every single piece that was on display of beautifully designed and crafted rings, bracelets and necklaces. However, what I was even more impressed by than just the pretty pieces was Brave Chick’s mission to inspire and promote women’s strength, individuality, and authenticity – a portion of it’s proceeds goes to charities that support marginalized girls and women.”
November 28, 2014 – LoveBrownSugar.com
“I love a positive and inspirational message and Brave Chick is full of them. They have some amazing graphic tees and sweatshirts.”
July 07, 2014 – BodyInspiredFitness.com
“…to be honest it was this piece of writing from their website that made me fall in love with their brand – The Brave Chick creators recognize that it requires courage for a woman to transcend stereotypes and pigeonholing. Inspired by challenges of women of color, Brave Chick was born to encourage and support all women in declaring their true essence through strength, wellness and individuality. BEAUTIFUL…just beautiful!”
(Audio Interview) Lejoi Reese-Kinsey Entreprenuer
March 06, 2014 – Dr. Gayle Carson
March 03, 2014 – PinkGrasshopper.com
“This thought provoking event, required a level of intellect that geared an open mind and a different way of thinking.”