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6 Essential Pieces of Jewelry to Start Your Collection

Just like the “little black dress” or the perfect pair of jeans, every woman needs a cohesive jewelry collection to complete her wardrobe. With so many styles, designs, and materials available, though, it can be difficult to know where to start. Whether you’re building your collection from scratch, or simply want to get back to […]

A Man’s Guide to Mexican Silver Jewelry

Shopping for a gift for a man in your life? Looking to treat yourself to something special? Choosing the right piece of men’s Mexican silver jewelry can be difficult! With so many options to consider and styles to choose from, it can be hard to know where to start! In this month’s post, we’ve taken […]

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 […]

4 Festive Jewelry Gift Ideas Perfect For Christmas

Looking for Christmas gift ideas for your girlfriend, mom, sister, or friend? Sterling silver jewelry is a great Christmas gift. It’s classy and timeless. Whenever she wears it, she’ll think of you. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite Mexican sterling silver jewelry that makes excellent holiday gifts. And as always, we offer free shipping […]

Gemstone Guide: Jasper

Post by on May 15, 2016

Over the past few months, we’ve been highlighting some of our favorite gemstones including amethyst, turquoise, and Larimar. Today we’ll be talking about another beautiful gemstone, jasper– particularly red jasper. We’ll show you a few of our favorite pieces of red jasper jewelry as well as help you understand what makes it such a popular […]

7 Floral Silver Jewelry Pieces to Wear in the Spring

It’s officially springtime and flowers are blooming all around us near our home in Mexico. I hope they’re blooming in your neighborhood too. Spring is the season for embracing new life. It’s a beautiful time of year to wear floral jewelry! In Mexican jewelry, floral designs are all about delicate, elegant shapes. Flowers and other […]

The History of Traditional Mexico Silver in Taxco

It’s hard to think of a place in the world more famous for its beautiful silver jewelry than Taxco, Mexico. That’s no coincidence. Silver has a long and rich history in the city whose history extends back to well before Spanish colonization. Get ready to travel back in time and learn about the tradition of […]

Gemstone Guide: Larimar

You’re probably familiar with gemstones like turquoise, amethyst, and amber. You might even have a few pieces of jewelry that include those beautiful stones. But have you heard of Larimar? It’s one of our favorite gemstones, but it’s also the one that many people aren’t familiar with. And that’s a shame! Larimar is beautiful, versatile, […]

Your Holiday Gift Guide: 5 Traditional Mexican Gifts

Finding the perfect gift is never easy, and some people are harder to shop for than others! One of the reasons I love living in Zihuatanejo, Mexico is that beautiful handcrafted gifts are always just a short trip away. I love giving people handmade pieces! There’s just something special about a unique, thoughtful gift you […]

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