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Gemstone Guide: Coral and Pearl

We love sharing details about our favorite gemstones and materials. So far, we’ve looked at opal, copper, onyx and more. This month we are talking about two unique and beautiful gemstones: coral and pearl. Why are we grouping these two gemstones together? Though they both have their own unique history and characteristics, they also share […]

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Copper Jewelry Guide

Over the last few years, we’ve enjoyed telling you all about our favorite gemstones. This month, we’re switching gears a little bit to focus on one of our most-loved metals: copper! In this guide, we’ll take a look at the history of this material, show you some of our most popular copper jewelry, and help […]

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An Insider’s Guide to Taxco, Mexico

Post by on July 5, 2017

Taxco, Mexico is traveler’s dream. Filled with history, beauty, and plenty of Mexican silver jewelry, Taxco is a culturally rich city with something for everyone. Taxco is best known for the silver mines that sustained the cultural and commercial development of the city for centuries. The home of interesting museums, churches, and buildings, it is […]

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How to Plan an Unforgettable Mexican Vacation

Post by on May 24, 2017

Have you heard? Mexico is a great vacation spot for budget travelers, beach-hoppers, honeymooners, history buffs, upscale travelers, and more! Millions of Americans visit Mexico every year. Are you next? Before you start packing your bags (it’s tempting, we know), take some time to plan your trip. With a little preparation, you can have a […]

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Gemstone Guide Overview: Our Top 7 Favorite Stones

Here at MexicanSilverStore.com, we love gemstones! That’s why over the past few years we’ve been writing in-depth guides to our favorite stones. This month, we’re going to share our top 7 favorite stones and answer a few common questions about the gemstones used in traditional Mexican Silver Jewelry. Let’s get started!   Amber   Facts […]

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Gemstone Guide: Black Onyx

Gemstone Guide: Black Onyx We’re back with another installment in our popular gemstone guide series. In the past, we’ve written all about: amethyst, turquoise, amber, red jasper, Larimar, opal, and sodalite. Today we’ll be talking about black onyx. Many people think about bright colors when choosing jewelry. However a deep, dark, and mysterious piece of […]

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How to Clean & Care For Your Jewelry

Here on the Mexican Silver Store blog, we’ve talked a lot about our favorite gemstones and pieces of jewelry. Today, however, we’re going to do something a little different. We’ll share our best tips for how you can clean and care for your jewelry. Let’s get started! Silver What’s the best way to care for […]

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