Trained at the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture in Paris, where she was born and raised, Michelson started out working in fashion design, for companies such as Vanessa Bruno, Paul & Joe and Hermès. The sensuality of wearing a statement metal bracelet, androgynous chain necklace or one of Michelson’s carnivore earrcuffs, how they envelop the body, is matched by the process of their creation.