Making fine Jewelry fun

Who We Are

The LOBAS Love Story

Born in San Diego, CA and brought to life by designer and Gemological Institute double graduate, Alison Smith, LOBAS creates accessories that are hard yet soft, edgy yet refined, recognizable yet unique. 

Influenced by vintage pieces and nature, LOBAS aims to make fine,  custom jewelry accessible while simultaneously creating a community of educated and confident fine jewelry consumers. 

Welcome. We’re so glad you’re here. 

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A Jewelry Education

Feel confident when you make your big sparkly investment

How to Make a Mala

The mala is an ancient spiritual tool that’s been used for thousands of years to help keep an accurate count of mantras during meditation. Want to learn how to make your own? We have outlined the whole process here.

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