ORG by vio® presents the exquisite work of Awajún artisans of Urakusa in the Peruvian Amazon. In partnership with Awajún artisans, designer Violeta Villacorta selects the most beautiful traditional jewelry and accessories, while co-creating stunning collections of modern handmade beaded fashions inspired by their ancestral artistry. Visit our Collection page to see the complete selection and buy select pieces at our online Shop.
ORG by vio® presents the exquisite work of Asociación Sukû artisans of Cofán Dureno in the Ecuadorian Amazon. In partnership with Cofán artisans, designer Violeta Villacorta selects the most beautiful traditional jewelry and accessories, while co-creating stunning collections of modern handmade beaded fashions inspired by their ancestral artistry. Visit our Collection page to see the complete selection and buy select pieces at our online Shop.
Very excited about the beautiful spread of ORG by vio® on Magnifeco! Your daily eco-fashion blog. Our work with Amazon artisans was featured this week. A love affair with elegant and luxurious eco-fashion that extends to the beautiful artistry of the artisans ORG by vio® works with. Using organic rainforest seeds and fibers, these talented women make some of the most exquisite handmade beaded jewelry and accessories in the Amazon! READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON MAGNIFECO.
The Awajún artisans had a successful week of showing and sales at Mincetur’s Feria Arte Nativa in Lima, Perú. They had to make more product after each event to meet the demand! We are excited at their news and honored to work with a wonderful group of talented women from the Awajún community in Urakusa in the department of Amazonas, Perú. Deep in Forests’ members ORG by vio®, Ecotribal and Asesorandes sponsored the Awajún artisans 10 day stay in Lima. Get your own exquisite Awajún handmade beaded jewelry at our online SHOP!
TRADUCCIÓN EN CASTELLANO:
Las artesanas Awajún tuvieron un existoso evento donde vendieron mucho producto en la Feria Arte Nativa de Mincetur en Lima, Perú. Tuvieron que hacer más artesanías después de cada evento para remplazar todo lo que vendían diario! Nos alegra la noticia y nos da mucho honor trabajar con un grupo de artesanas de gran talento de la comunidad Awajún en Urakusa, departamento de Amazonas, Perú. Miembros de Deep in Forests, ORG by vio®, Ecotribal y Asesorandes, hicieron posible la estadía de las artesanas Awajún por 10 días en Lima. Visita nuestra tienda aquí y compra un bello collar Awajún!
Visit our Press page to watch the recently added interviews by Tree Living at Designers & Agents and Women of the Green Generation about ORG by vio’s work with Amazon artisans. The D&A fashion trade show is committed to showcasing socially conscious and sustainable lines. WOTGG gathers women entrepreneurs, movers and shakers who are dedicated to steering society in a sustainable direction for future generations.
Our Shop is now live! We will be adding product as we get more in. We welcome you to our ORG by vio® Shop. Visit us and get your own beautiful beaded jewelry and accessories straight from the Amazon at our ORG by vio® SHOP.
The talented women artisans who create these exquisite pieces of wearable art have a strong spiritual connection with mother nature, they live in remote areas of the rainforest and are eager to share their artistry with the world. You will feel the powerful energy of the rainforest in every piece you wear.
Adornment connects us to something higher. It honors the beauty of Earth and power of Nature.” Designer Violeta Villacorta
ORG by vio® works in partnership with indigenous Amazon artisans to promote their culture, artistry and develop collections of handmade jewelry and accessories using plant materials, as a source for a sustainable economy for the stewards of the forests.
Your purchase of our exquisite Amazon beaded jewelry and accessories supports our work with indigenous Amazon artisans and communities, aimed at cultivating their artistry while generating a sustainable economy, so they remain in their land as protectors of the rainforest: the lungs of our planet and global climate regulator… AND it is a beautiful addition to your wardrobe straight from the Amazon!
All our goods are fairly traded and we share 50% of profits with producing communities through projects that address their needs to ensure their success. The other 50% supports our work with the artisans and communities we currently work with, while reaching out to new communities.
The Awajún Adeli Net Pendant is already Sold Out! Exciting! Looking forward to Free People ordering more of those and other styles, too! ♥ You can see more and get your own beautiful and fine Amazon beaded jewelry and accessories at our Shop. For Love of People, Planet & Culture.