our story

Created by the talented Ritika Ravi, Ivar is a fine jewelry brand, born in India and launched in the Maldives.

Inspired by the designer’s experiences and the Maldives island’s laidback lifestyle, Ivar’s jewelry combines the best of traditional Indian craftsmanship and contemporary designs.

The unique portrayal of age old Indian techniques in modern and western styles results in Ivar’s exclusive and inimitable jewels. The collections bring forth a modern twist to traditional Indian jewelry practices, creating the path for the brand’s international appeal and accessibility.

The name Ivar is derived from Ritika’s family name, more specifically her father’s name, Ravi. Meaningful, fun and sophisticated, the brand name Signifies the designer’s commitment to family and their core values: creativity, quality and business ethics.

about the designer

Growing up surrounded by nature, dance, music and art, Ritika Ravi’s designs are shaped by these experiences. Her love for creating beautiful things translated to a formal BA (Hons) Fashion Jewelry degree from the esteemed London College of Fashion.

Passionate about jewelry, Ritika’s vision speaks of a sophisticated laidback lifestyle. She draws her inspiration from her Indian roots and international upbringing. Her impeccably crafted creations associates Western designs with well-known Indian artistry. As a result, her beautiful and exclusive jewels combine contemporary aesthetics and authentic crafts.

Her eye for detail, unique aesthetic and love for the craft are synonymous with the jewelry’s sophistication and international appeal.