LAUREN BEDFORD RUSSELL [Virgo/V.A.A.]
LAUREN RUSSELL DJ-SET Autumn 2014 by Lauren Russell on Mixcloud
Lauren Bedford Russell [Virgo/V.A.A. New York]
Performing for big crowds she knows how to make the dancefloor happening when she gives you her favorite dancetunes and the ultimate dancable house/radiohits DJ set.. Artistically creative, engaging and entertaining, Lauren Bedford Russell is making her mark on the entertainment business today as a savvy businesswoman, television personality, and fine jewelry designer. Throughout summer 2012, Russell can be seen starring on season three of Showtime’s critically acclaimed series “The Real L Word,” where cameras will follow her day to day life in New York and Los Angeles.
Born and raised in La Jolla, California, Russell graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. In July 2011, she launched her fine jewelry line LYON -- which has quickly blossomed to become one of the hottest and most sought after jewelry lines in the country today. With features on MTV’s Style, Curve Magazine, People.com, Coco Perez, LA’s The Place, Riviera Magazine, and more, LYON has led the forefront of innovation and design in jewelry, with its edgy yet sophisticated, and avant-garde pieces. A big supporter of the LGBT community, Russell recently launched a new edition to her line, “The Equality Bracelet.” It was designed with the historic movement to end the legal inequalities of the LGBT community face in marriage, housing, and employment, in mind. A proud supporter of the non-profit group FriendFactor, Russell donates 20% of the proceeds from the sale of each bracelet to the organization. Also new to the bracelet line is LYON’s “Rock the Vote” bracelet -- in partnership with the organization of the same name, with 15% of the proceeds beingdonated to the program. Currently living in New York, Russell enjoys sketching drawings, traveling, and volunteering with a handful of charities -- including FriendFactor, Rock the Vote and Adaptive Action Sports.