Remaining in business strongly as a brand especially a small business, it ain't easy. I came to the United States 15 years ago with a mission and vision to create a better future for me and my husband. Then Came Evelyn Brooks Designs LLC, with the vision and mission to create jewelry inspired by my Peruvian heritage … Continue reading 15 years as an ENTREPRENEUR & how you could do it, too
I get goosebumps every time I can shut out to the world that I am proudly Peruvian, that through my jewelry designs others can learn about my beautiful country PERU,that through my work women who collect the huayruro seeds are fairly treated and we create jobs for them. Through my work I can show my … Continue reading Glamour & Diplomacy – Perú shined at the State Department in Washington DC.
This weekend Evelyn Brooks Designs is BACK, at one of the most emblematic sites in Washington DC - The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, welcomes back Evelyn Brooks Designs presenting her latest designs. This Valentine's Day give the gift of Love, Give Huayruros & Gift LOVE! Can't make it to our Jewelry Trunk show? … Continue reading Back to the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
And... I was asked who you designed your pieces for? My designs are for elegant, sophisticated, independent women, with a strong personality but also with a great heart. This year we turned 15 years old since Evelyn Brooks Designs launched its operations in 2004. Clients like Mrs. Frances Crespo, one of my first customers, who … Continue reading I was asked who you designed your pieces for?
Every year we work on new projects, some are tougher than others. Some take longer time than others and as much as I wanted to share with everyone our partnership with Amarno Women Artisans. We had to wait and be patient. I met Balbina the president of Amarno an association based in northern part of … Continue reading EBD opening opportunities for Amarno Women Artisans #pushforprogress
1. Cut up those layered chains. The trend is moving toward 'statement' jewelry...that's one standout necklace. Maybe it's a dramatic medallion. Or a rich textured chain, or If you have a long layered necklace, you can clip off some of the chains to turn it into a solitary piece. Add a ring and adjust the … Continue reading 12 Helpful jewelry tips for busy moms…
It was March 2nd of 2002, I arrived at the Dulles Airport in Virginia, with many dreams to fullfill. One of them was to be with my long time sweetheart, one of my brother’s best friend whom I 've know since I was six years old. He had already talked to my mom, telling her, he … Continue reading Before I was Mrs. Brooks & the creation of Evelyn Brooks Designs