Within the tropical forests of Ecuador, a mild breeze knocks tagua nuts loose from palm trees. Paola Delgado finds new use for the sturdy seeds by shaving, shaping, and dying them into colorful beads. Her bright, bohemian River Rock necklace brings a bit of life and richness from the Southern Hemisphere to your Tuesday morning meeting. Handmade in Ecuador.
We spoke with Paola about her background, her love of tagua, and her relationship to her artisans. Read more on our blog.