Shopping for jewelry is always fun and in the true spirit of giving why not gift your friends a beautiful piece of jewelry that they’ll wear all year long. The good news is that there are so many unique designs and pieces to choose from. Give them the gift of protection with an Evil Eye Necklace from Sunday Energy or help them represent their culture with concha heart studs from Viva Las Calaveras. We’ve created an amazing gift guide for that one friend who just doesn’t have enough jewelry. Here are 10 Latinx-owned jewelry brands to shop from this holiday.
Gloria Chain + Varbara Bracelet – Diciembre29
This Gloria Chain and Varbara Bracelet from Diciembre29 is casual, comfortable, and versatile items so it’s perfect for gifting. The gold chain style has always been trendy but it seems like it’s become THE jewelry piece to own this year so if you’re unsure what to get this is a safe bet.
Gloria Chain + Varbara Bracelet, $95, available at diciembre29.com
Sunday Energy is giving us some of the most beautiful jewelry for the holidays. This Classic Evil Eye Necklace is perfect for everyday wear and can be layered with other necklaces but it makes a statement on its own. It comes in silver or rose gold and symbolizes powerful protection.
Classic Evil Eye Necklace, $33, available at sundayenergy.com
Quartz Necklace – Trendy Jewelry by Elba
The Quartz Necklace by Trendy Jewelry by Elba features a 2″ quartz stone hanging from a 18k gold plated paper clip chain. This necklace can be altered with different stones but quartz is a good choice as it’s considered to enhance wisdom and spiritual growth.
Quartz Necklace, $15.50, available at trendyjewelrybye.com
Neon Pearled Bracelet – Unique Designs by PG
Have your friends show off their fun and funky side with a Neon Pearled Bracelet from Unique Designs by PG. Get them one or buy a set so they can stack them on one arm. This piece is perfect for that loved one who loves statement pieces and bold designs that can be worn every day.
Neon Pearled Bracelet, #22, available at uniquedesignsbypg.com
Evil Eye Gold Stackable Rings – Mannaz Designs
El mal de ojo is huge in our culture so naturally we’ve got more than one option for you. These stackable rings will protect your friends ward off the malas vibras throughout the holidays. Maruja Azar Leanos’s stackable rings are handcrafted, adjustable, and include cubic zirconias and enamel evil eyes.
Evil Eye Gold Stackable Rings, $38, available at mannazdesigns.com
Concha Heart Studs – Viva Las Calaveras
These Concha Heart Studs by Viva Las Calaveras are fun, unique pieces that make for a special gift for the concha lover in your life. The earrings are handmade and hand painted by Liz Zambrano using a technique that she learned from her Abuelita. Other items to check out include Rosita Studs and Calaverita Studs.
Concha Heart Studs, $22, available at etsy.com
Alma Necklace – In Situ Jewelry
Suzanne’s jewelry line In Situ has many pieces you’ll want to get for your friends (and maybe yourself) including the Alma Necklace with a stamped heart detail. It’s all 14k gold, both chain and disc, and you even have the option to buy a beaded chain for a little texture. The 16″ and 18″ length, plus 2″ extension makes it perfect for layering.
Alma Necklace, $38, available at insitujewelry.com
Mintaka Necklace – XIO by Ylette
The Mintaka Necklace from XIO by Ylette is the image of a sun and contains a natural moonstone center. The moonstone is said to be a calming crystal and it can help with getting in touch with one’s intuition so it’s basically a gift within a gift.
Mintaka Necklace, $44, available at xiobyylette.com
Reina Necklace – Latina Palace
“Reina” is a term of endearment that we love to use so gifting someone this powerful reminder is a beautiful way to remind them they are a queen. The bold font style is a statement on its own and its a 18k Gold plated stainless steel so it’s a durable material that’ll last.
Reina Necklace, $21.25, available at etsy.com
La Catrinita Crafts‘ Etsy shop features art that celebrates Latinx culture and all it’s beauty through it’s vibrant colors and traditional Folklorico symbols. Your friends will love their Simple Sacred Heart Earrings. These lightweight earrings are hand painted con mucho amor and come in many different colors.
Simple Sacred Heart Earrings, $19.99, available at etsy.com