Jalila Nayil and Sarah Abudawood are amongst the new Saudi female entrepreneurs, who are using their creative talents to present their country in a new limelight. When the two designers met, their instant friendship led to the development of a unique piece of jewelry that represents LAITH, meaning lion in Arabic. The jewelry icon was made with closely calculated circular movements to create the face of the white lion, a symbol of CONTINUITY, BEAUTY and STRENGTHS.
Saudi artist Jalila Nayil founded House of Laith in 2018 with a desire to translate her love for MINIMAL designs and SIMPLE living into her clothing and accessory lines. As an artist, her creative approach to digital images, canvas paintings and photography, earned her a standing in the local design circles, and subsequently saw her work being displayed in international exhibitions. For House of Laith, she creates VERSATILE clothes that are produced in SLOW FASHION manner and can be worn and REWORN from day to night with comfort and EASE. She values skilled CRAFTSMANSHIP and artisanal work which adds an undeniable QUALITY element to each carefully created piece. House of Laith’s signature item is meticulously custom designed and made to bring a PEACEFUL and AUTHENTIC touch to each product.
“Simple and smart designs allow us to spend less time thinking about what to wear and more time with our loved ones.” JN
Sarah Abudawood, Saudi jewelry designer and entrepreneur currently based in Dubai, founded Yataghan Jewellery in 2008 after completing her accreditation as a graduate gemologist (G.G.) at International Gemological Institute (IGI) in Antwerp Belgium and earning accreditation as a Jewlery Professional (AJP) from GIA London, along with her master's degree in business administration. Inspired by architecture, she strongly gravitates towards BOLD LINES and GEOMETRIC SHAPES in her designs. She celebrates her clients INDIVIDUALITY, and strongly believes that confident woman, expressing her unique personality can better contribute to her community and inspire others to do the same.
"Under the YJ Lab umbrella, we took Laith's vision, added the craftsmanship, expertise and technical knowledge and turned that vision into timeless pieces. We proudly consider this as our responsibility towards the future generation" SA
LAITH jewelry piece represents shared values of both brands INDIVIDUALITY, QUALITY, CRAFTSMANSHIP and SIMPLICITY. The unique gold items made in Italy, come in two sizes, small and medium, and in combination of necklaces, earrings, rings and bracelets and can also be purchased in full diamond option.