Tagua nuts are transformed into jewelry by the steady and patient hand of an Ecuadorian artisan. Tagua (tahg-wah) is a product of the Ecuadorian Ivory Palm and when polished it is nearly indistinguishable from genuine ivory because of its remarkable natural patterning, gleam and weight.
Each piece carries a subtle dragonfly symbol, quietly reminding others that you’re a woman at the center of change.
Having flown the earth
for 300 million years,
dragonflies symbolize our ability
to overcome times of hardship.
They can remind us
to take time to reconnect
with our own strength,