Mercedes Salazar Emerald Toucan Pin
Inspired by the birds and biodiversity. This pin is handmade by master artisans in Colombia, using natural raffia, 24K gold plated bronze and raw Muzo emeralds.
Colombian tastemaker Mercedes Salazar has channeled her impeccable craft into a line of whimsical fashion/fine jewelry. Featuring nine pieces handcrafted in Colombia, woven with raffia and gold thread and flecked with Muzo emeralds, the pieces are the perfect summer pick-me-up. Prices start at $120 retail. A portion of sales will go towards The Muzo Foundation.
The Muzo Foundation's mission is to build a new Western Boyacá; sustainable, competitive and innovative, with a focus on shared responsibility. Our vision is to transform the region and create social unity.
Key pillars of the organization include Education, Food Security and Productive Projects, and Institutional Strengthening and Leadership.
Every purchase helps contribute to our local environment and community; giving back to the source and getting us one step closer to achieving our global objectives.