Rita Assouline (b. 1957, Fez, Morocco) is a downtown Montreal resident with a long history of shaping simple ingredients into stunning results. A Pharmacist by training and entrepreneur by application and achievement , she has travelled to many destinations around the world gathering materials and insight for her creations. Her eye for symmetry, attention to detail and skill with basic tools and materials were developed through countless hours of personal accessory and jewelry creation. Recently she has turned these skills to the striking crystal hoops and chandeliers reflecting unique combinations of modern components with antique frameworks.