Dominican Republic Dreamin’: Larimar Love

“The Dominican Republic is most famous for a beautiful pastel gemstone called Larimar. It was only discovered 25 years ago. It is not only beautiful but it is also extremely rare. There is only one Larimar mine in the world and it is in the Dominican Republic. So when visitors buy Larimar jewelry from HARRISON’S, not only are they getting something beautiful that they can have for the rest of their lives but they are also getting something that is very rare. These stories for the past 35 years have made HARRISON’S the largest and most famous jewelry store in the Dominican Republic.”
– “What is Larimar?” Harrison’s Fine Carribean Jewelers

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“Hope Meets Fashion” in LA Fashion District

During the Rosewood Annual Tea Party, I met a woman named Lalaine who mentioned her and her husband have a wholesale shop in the heart of Fashion District in LA. We were in communication ever since and when I went down there to get to know their business and a possible partnership, I didn’t expect to hear their hearts and testimonies of their lives since they’ve been here in the States as immigrants from the Philippines. I was amazed.

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