YVES LEMAY WORLDBorn in a country of icy winters and warm hearted people, a passion for fine armors brought Mr. Lemay to the Montréal school of jewellery in which he started practicing techniques that were meant to make it possible to design and create some the most intricate and beautiful armors in the world.
During an internship in the best and most respected jewellery company in Canada, Henry Birks & Sons, he got noticed by then chef d’atelier Monsieur Alain Marcel for his sure hands and raw talent. After being employed as a polisher by Birks, Mr. Lemay opened his own fine jewelry atelier in vibrant Shanghai, where he made hundreds of clients’ engagement and wedding jewelry among others, and consulted with some of the most respected companies in the world of luxury, like Piaget.
In 2009 Mr. Lemay has also started teaching the craft of designing and creating jewelery, taking his students to a professional level. As for today, his dream of fine armor design and creations still lives on…