Sometimes a set of red statement earrings is all you need to embrace the festive spirit of the Dia De Los Muertos.
If you celebrate Dia De Los Muertos, you know how infectious the spirit of the holiday can be. And while it’s a holiday celebrated over a few days, once it’s over, it often seems like it flew by and we are left wanting more.
More festivities. More celebration. More amazing food and costumes.
Alas, time stands still for no one and we have to make the most with what precious time we have – an integral theme to the holiday.
year round as they easily pair with most everyday outfits.
Learning about Mexican culture and traditions has become a lifelong journey and discovering the magic of Dia De Los Muertos quickly sparked a curiosity and love for the holiday. This collection pays homage to this celebration and to Frida Kahlo’s influence.
Kaleidoscopes And Polka Dots is a handmade beaded jewelry website specializing in creating and selling vintage-inspired jewelry with a Mexican-American flair. Our designs cater to the vintage soul who’s tired of uninspired fast fashion and who may experience a sensitivity to nickel or earring sensitivity.
Every accessory is handmade and designed by the lead designer, Jessica Gibson – a Mexican-American ex-Army Reservist who adores rescue animals.
By choosing to support Kaleidoscopes And Polka Dots, you are also helping veterans in need and rescue animals find a loving home as a portion of each sale is donated to:
Thank you in advance for helping us make a difference.
- Stainless Steel Lever-back Earring Hooks *
- Gunmetal-Plated Findings
- Jewelry Wire
- Dyed Turquoise Drop Bead: 13mm x 18mm
- Hibiscus Flower Bead: 21mm
* If you have sensitive ears, please read this article where I explore which metals are hypoallergenic. Stainless steel earring hooks may contain nickel, which is often the cause of irritation.
- Top to Bottom: ~2.75 inches
- Width: ~0.75 inches
Our handmade beaded and brass jewelry should be stored in airtight containers when not worn to minimize tarnishing.
If you notice that one of your pieces starts to lose its luster, clean it gently with a soft wet cloth.
For best results, you may consider taking it to be professionally cleaned.