Drop Wood Carved and Hand Painted Heart Mexican Drop Earrings - Purple

Designer: Gaby Vilchiz


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The Story

The unique charm of these hand carved, painted and embellished earrings made in Oaxaca City, Mexico is how they harmoniously blend traditional and contemporary styles. The idea behind this artful piece, designed by local Oaxacana Gabriela Vilchiz, is to highlight the magical, time-honored artistic work of the local women yet present it to the modern day woman in a way that she can adapt it to her wardrobe and lifestyle. You will look stunning in these one of a kind earrings and the compliments won't stop. Get ready!

  • 3"L Post Earring
  • Heart is hand carved in wood and hand painted which is traditional folk art in Oaxaca (also known as "alebrije"), Embellished bead and sequence detail
  • Handmade in Oaxaca, Mexico by local women who are masters at the craft
  • Designed by Gaby Vilchiz
  • Scale image is of the same earring design but different color

 ** Of the extra pictures the first two are of the charming streets in the center of Oaxaca City (the city were I curated this amazing necklace). Another is of Gabriela's boutique in Oaxaca City and one of the artisans of these folkloric inspired pieces, Rosy.