Melissa Lew


AsiaStore at Asia Society and Museum
725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street)
New York, NY 10021

China Institute
40 Rector Street
New York, NY 10006

House of Steep
3800 Lee Highway, Suite D
Arlington, VA 22207

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F St NW
Washington, DC 20566

Lan Su Chinese Garden
239 Northwest Everett Street
Portland, OR 97209

Library of Congress Gift Store
101 Independence Ave, SE
Washington, DC 20540

Marcela’s Yoga Boutique
317 S Washington St.
Alexandria, VA 22314

National Cherry Blossom Festival Headquarters
Union Station
50 Massachusetts Ave NE,
Washington, DC 20002

Norfolk Botanical Garden
6700 Azalea Garden Road
Norfolk, VA 23518

Play, Work or Dash
8214 – B Old Courthouse Road
Vienna, VA 22182

Red Mango
2222 Rio Grande St, #C120
Austin, TX 78705

Wing Luke Museum
719 South King Street
(between 7th and 8th Avenue South)
Seattle, WA 98104

Women Empower Expo: This Saturday!

May 23rd, 2018

Join me this Saturday, May 26th, at the Women Empower Expo at the Washington Convention Center. It will be an amazing day filled with panels, networking, and shopping at their women-owned marketplace. I’ll be there – stop by and say hello (booth #414 – near the stage)! Visit for more info.

Succulent Necklace

Project Horse: New Jewelry Launch

May 17th, 2018

I’m proud to partner with Project Horse to launch these new necklaces this weekend. It’s an honor working with a non profit who shares a vision of making the world a better, more inspired place. 50% of all sales go towards their amazing work. Event info:

Project Horse Jewelry

AsiaStore Showcase: Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May 10th, 2018

Thank you to everyone who joined me on May 9th at AsiaStore at Asia Society for my showcase and to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! It was absolutely wonderful meeting customers and introducing them to my new, colorful, and inspired designs. For a listing of their upcoming events, please visit their website at

Asian American Designer Showcase at AsiaStore

May 1st, 2018

AsiaStore celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with expanded collections of jewelry, apparel, accessories, and home accents by featured Asian American designers, many of whom will be on hand to discuss the design inspiration that influenced their latest collections.

Please join us on Wednesday, May 9th from noon to 3:30pm where I will be showcasing my latest pendant and notecard collections and discussing the importance of Chinese symbolism in my designs.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from noon to 3:30pm
Asia Society New York
725 Park Ave
New York, NY 10021

Facebook Event:

AsiaStore Announcement:

LanternAsia at Norfolk Botanical Garden

April 29th, 2018

LanternAsia at Norfolk Botanical Garden was absolutely magical! There is still time to see it – it runs through May 13th. And when you’re there, take home a bit of the magic with my colorful bamboo and stainless steel jewelry, available at their gift shop.

Sugarboo & Co Trunk Show

April 10th, 2018

Excited to be back at Sugarboo & Co. in beautiful Disney Springs for my Spring trunk show! There’s something for everyone! From floral necklaces (a reminder to live life in full bloom) to water and mermaid inspired necklaces (a reminder to seas the day), my meaningful pieces make wonderful souvenirs of your trip or gifts for loved ones back home! Each necklace comes with a card and envelope for easy gifting.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 2pm to 8pm
Sugarboo & Co. (Disney Springs)
1520 E Buena Vista Dr, #Q
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Now at Norfolk Botanical Garden!

March 29th, 2018

Spring has sprung at Norfolk Botanical Garden! Celebrate the season with the vibrant colors of my eco-friendly jewelry, now available at their gift shop. Each necklace comes with a card and envelope for easy gifting and would be a wonderful way to remember your experience at their current exhibit, LanternAsia. LanternAsia runs through May 13, 2018 – I recommend purchasing your tickets ahead of time at

Now at the NCBF Kiosk at Union Station!

March 24th, 2018

It’s my favorite time of year here in the DC Metro Area – cherry blossom season! Celebrate in style with one of my new bamboo and stainless steel cherry blossom necklaces, now available at the National Cherry Blossom Festival kiosk at Union Station.

Official events can be found at Will you be visiting the beautiful blossoms this year?

Now at the Kennedy Center!

March 20th, 2018

The cherry blossoms haven’t bloomed around the Tidal Basin yet, but they have at the Kennedy Center gift shop! Stop by for a selection of both my bamboo and stainless steel necklaces and my recycled sterling silver jewelry!

Thank you to everyone who came to my trunk show! So wonderful to see/meet you!

A couple items are also available online for purchase through the Kennedy Center:

Kennedy Center T-Shirt Design

March 15th, 2018

Cherry blossom season is my favorite time of year here in DC. Show your love of the blossoms year round with my new t-shirt design, available exclusively at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts gift shop!

Gift Shop at Kennedy Center with Cherry Blossom Display

Photo courtesy of the Kennedy Center Gift Shop