Austy is obsessed with all kind of culture especially history of jewellery since childhood. He enters into the jewellery business after graduated from a product design course. He is experienced in different aspect of jewellery industry, from design, sourcing, production and selling. He also work as a tutor in one of the university to share all his insight with the next generation.
Austy is fascinated and inspired by the meaning of Jade as is reflected in its status as a symbol of goodness, preciousness and beauty. To Chinese, jade stone is the embodiment of the Confucian virtues of courage, wisdom, modesty, justice and compassion. The polish and brilliance of jade stone is considered by the Chinese to be representative of purity while its compactness and hardness reflect intelligence. Justice is represented by its angles and the sound produced by it when it is struck is a symbol of music. The color of jade stone depicts loyalty while its flaws reflect sincerity. The Chinese also value jade stone because of its brightness; representing heaven, while its substance is representative of the earth.
After decade of experiences, he feels Jewellery should be appreciated and owned by every family not just by the noble one. Chinese has a saying “Gold has a value; jade is invaluable”,aUSTY LEE is the brand which create a new era of Jade through its antique yet edgy design by using 18K Gold and various of gemstones. aUSTY LEE will bring every family a reasonable priced piece of unique art Jewellery as a family heirloom.