Allison “Ali” (Oesch) Patel has been crafting one-of-a-kind, contemporary jewelry for nearly two decades. The South Bend, Indiana native began designing out of her home, and founded Ali Oesch Jewelry in 2001. What began as an 8x8 booth at the South Bend Farmer’s Market has evolved over the years into a burgeoning online business and a vibrant storefront — Ali on the Boulevard, located in the heart of the art district in downtown South Bend. A designer at heart, Ali is passionate about creating jewelry pieces as unique as her customers. Her collection of original jewelry is both beautiful and fashion forward; featuring pearls, gemstones, metals, and crystals. She is continually refining her skills, studying new techniques and trying innovative materials to stay fresh and on trend. From elegant and simple to dynamic and bold, Ali has something for any occasion, from jewelry to apparel. Want to know more? Visit Ali on Facebook or Instagram, or in person at Ali on the Boulevard. Come see for yourself why boutiques and customers alike fall in love with her collection, often turning to it for everyday wear.