Born in Abadan, Iran, Amireh came to the United States with her family in 1982. She became interested in jewelry design while studying fashion at Otis Parsons in Los Angeles, CA. After graduating she designed contemporary sportswear for few different clothing line. All the while she was always compelled to pursue her original passion of jewelry design.
Rapz started in 1999 when she decided to make the jump that all designers dream of and start a line of her own. A uniquely stylish jewelry line was the creation. Something that Amireh had been passionate about for many years.
She currently designs Rapz signature pieces out of her studio in downtown Los Angeles.
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