Kora merges the worlds of beautiful jewelry and sustainable business development in Africa with the belief that both can and will ultimately benefit. Using natural materials and local Rwandan craftspeople, Kora reflects style that is au courant, yet made to last.
Mother of Pearl Tortuga Clutch by Emi Jorge. Completely crafted by Filipino artisans, the minaudières are a completely tactile endeavor for the the former shoe designer: "Because of the raw material I’m using, it’s fascinating to be able to create surfaces and textures, and gratifying to see each process or layer unfold into something simply remarkable to see, touch and hold." Check out her work at http://emijorge.com/.