is an exclusive shopping site for people with creative and unique
taste for handmade accessories, ethnic crafts and traditional
into being because of my love for travel and
accessories and unique, ethnic works of art.
displayed on this website
is not only handmade but most of the items are one of a kind. Some
pieces will appear similar but the pattern will vary somewhat.
Many of these handmade, ethnic
accessories are made
people such as the Mien,
and Hmong scattered throughout Asia. Many hours of painstaking labor
goes into the making of these unique handmade pieces. The income
the sales of these handmade accessories, handmade crafts and ethnic
improves the quality of life for hilltribe
A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to various charities in
the countries where the items come from.
only has it been a fascinating
journey to travel to these far away
places it has been a great joy to bring to you these incredible works
of art. I have met some wonderful people along the way and dear to my
heart are the two little hilltribe
girls from Vietnam Mai and Chui who
constant shadows and consummate helpers. Thank you to all my Salsero
friends that modeled for my website: Robyn, Javier, Susannah, Kimberly,
Jose, Marylynn, Erica and my daughter Irina. Thank you so much, Jerry D
– your fashion photographs are amazing. Special thanks to
Gary, Sukanya, Paul, Gnat, Mike my nephew, Mike Cook my web developer,
Dylan and Sandee. I couldn’t have done it without all of you!