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Trunk Show: Calamarie Jewelry

May 01 2013

What: Trunk Show: Calamarie Jewelry
Join us for a Calamarie trunk show and meet the artist behind these unique designs. A wide selection of beautiful, natural and one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces will be available for the modern woman who wants to do good, look good and feel good. These versatile and eco-friendly accessories complement a wide range of styles and looks. Each piece is designed in the United States and handmade in Colombia by gifted women artisans using traditional techniques and recycled materials. All Calamarie pieces are made from sustainable materials such as orange peels, seeds, silk cocoons and vegetable ivory.

About the Artist:
The jewelry is the creation of Catalina Lemaitre, a former economist turned entrepreneur and designer. Catalina combines her passion for the environment, economic development and empowerment of women with art and preservation of traditional art forms to create eco-friendly and sustainable designs.

Where:
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Museum Shop
1250 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005

When:
Tuesday, May 7, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Media Contact:
Amy Mannarino
Manager of Communications and Marketing
amannarino@nmwa.org
202-783-7373

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