Meet the Designer

Once upon a time, in the land of Colombia, an eager young journalist became more eager for something else. Rather than share the stories of others in the world, she found she was far better suited to make you look utterly glamorous while living out your own stories. With her undeniable knack and an eye, Paula Mendoza trained her hands to mold precious metals with the traditional artisans scattered throughout South America. And we get to live happily ever after in her worldly jungle-city fusion jewelry.

A Stately Success Story

The talented reporter-cum-jewelry designer took her newly honed skills to Washington D.C., whereupon her first trunk show at the Embassy of Colombia reigned in ambassadors, princesses and other highly influential personnel who began donning her designs in droves. Awards began zooming her way, the Style Setter award from Washingtonian Magazine! The Top 20 List of Most Influential People in Washington D.C. by Capitol File Magazine! (Which begs the question, what are our politicians doing down ther... Read the Story