Silvergirl Sterling Adds Larimar Artisans from the Dominican Republic

By: Silvergirl Sterling, Inc.
Selecting a raw larimar stone at the mine - Barahona, DR.
Selecting a raw larimar stone at the mine - Barahona, DR.
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SYKESVILLE, Md. - Jan. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- Silvergirl Sterling just returned in December from an 11-day trip to the Dominican Republic.  As with any trip to a Caribbean Island, there were sunny beaches involved, however we couldn't visit this beautiful island without finding new local artisans for our collection.

Larimar, a stone embodying the blue colors of the Caribbean sea and sky, is ONLY found in a small, remote area of Barahona Province.  We traveled by 4x4 to the larimar mine and were able to bring back beautiful raw pieces after walking deep into the mountain to the openings where miners descend via rope to the active mining tunnels.

The Dominican Republic has beautiful beaches, sub-tropical rainforests and mountains to explore as well as the rich history of Santo Domingo - the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the Americas, and the first seat of the Spanish colonial rule in the New World.  We were able to explore this capital city for a few days, visit Puerto Plata's beautiful Cofresi Beach on the north coast and then travel to the mine in the southwestern province of Barahona.

Silvergirl Sterling is proud to now offer its customers beautiful first quality larimar jewelry made by local Dominican artisans.  Some of our new, unique designs include convertible rings, allowing the wearer to flip between a larimar stone and amber stone on the reverse.

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming event where you can see these gorgeous designs in person to add to your store, or order them online.  Silvergirl will continue to travel the world so you don't have to!


After 5 ½ years as a top 25 national direct seller with Silpada Designs and two years working to grow smaller sterling silver jewelry direct sales companies, Lois Weeks decided it was time to listen to the advice of  customers, reps and hostesses who always told her "Lois, you know business and you know jewelry - you should start your OWN company!"

Silvergirl Sterling showcases handpicked artisan-crafted designs from around the world with a focus on designs from the United States, Mexico, Israel and the Dominican Republic.  Silvergirl has transitioned from retail events to wholesale clients and can be found in stores up and down the East Coast.  Find Silvergirl and you'll find fun & funky .925 sterling silver jewelry with a little beach attitude!

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