taxco9252

Author

What to Know About Different Mexican Jewelry Styles

There are few types of jewelry as vibrant as Mexican jewelry. Whether you’re looking for classic silver jewelry, gemstone-centered pieces, or something that represents your love of nature, there is a style of Mexican jewelry for you! Keep reading to learn about the common metals and a few of the different styles commonly found in […]

Trending Mexican Jewelry Styles

It’s no secret that many iconic styles have come out of Mexico thanks to its rich history, world famous art, and vibrant culture. With that in mind, it’s also no surprise that each year, when fashion magazines release their trend reports for the coming seasons, many popular Mexican jewelry styles fit right in with the […]

Our Favorite Mexican Cultural Exports

Post by on June 2, 2021

It’s no secret that Mexico’s culture is world-renowned for its vibrancy and influence. Just take a look at the Mexican restaurants, tequila cocktails, and Frida Kahlo murals in cities around the world — Mexico is a cultural force like no other. We’ve compiled some of our favorite Mexican cultural exports that we believe have changed […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Gemstones & Astrology

Post by on May 7, 2021

If religion is the study of spirituality and its effect on humanity, astrology is the study of cosmic forces and how it affects our day-to-day life. Believe it or not, the history of astrology is connected to the spirituality and meaning of many of the gemstones found in Mexican jewelry! Read on to learn about […]

8 Important Mexican Cultural Figures

Between the country’s film, music, art, and jewelry, the effect that Mexico’s creative icons have had on global popular culture is palpable. Read on to learn about some of Mexico’s most important and iconic cultural figures.   1. Frida Kahlo Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter active in the mid-20th century and is likely the […]

Top Jewelry Destinations in the World

The world is filled with beautiful places. What’s better than visiting these wonderful cities and immersing yourself in what makes them special? Whether that’s pizza in Naples, a Guinness beer in Dublin, or sushi in Tokyo, it’s always rewarding. For the jewelry lovers out there, we’ve compiled some of the premier cities in the world […]

Answers to Common Questions About Mexican Gemstone Jewelry

While Mexican jewelry is no doubt best known for the elegance of sterling silver, no jewelry collection would be complete without some pieces of authentic Mexican gemstone jewelry as well. We speak with many customers that are unfamiliar with this style of jewelry and the many different types of gemstones used. Read on to learn […]

What is Sterling Silver, 925 Silver, and Mexican Silver?

We love all things Mexican silver jewelry here at Mexican Silver Store. While Mexican silver jewelry is known throughout the world, there are still many misconceptions about what it is, where it comes from, and what really makes it distinct from other types of silver jewelry. Read on to learn more about all things Mexican […]

A Brief Look Into the Life and Legacy of William Spratling

It’s no secret that for almost a hundred years, modern day Taxco, Mexico has become a hub for unique and traditional handmade Mexican silver jewelry. But how did it become famous for this? A large part of it has been attributed to William Spratling, an architect, writer, and artist turned jewelry designer who moved to […]

Styles that Define Mexican Jewelry

Fashion is one of the easiest ways we all have to express our own personal style — but jewelry can be a great way to do this, too.  In this blog post, we’ll take a look at some of the most common styles you’ll see in modern day Mexican jewelry, plus what kind of influence […]