Now for the material items. The things you can touch. I love a good, tangible prize myself. Makes it easier to show off my winnings, you know?
Both have reach across the globe, but they still have their ties back to this beautiful city of Austin.
Teysha is a shoe company with their workshop based in Guatemala. They employ local workers to hand craft every item. In addition to the shoes, the textiles used are also handmade. They have an exquisite attention to quality and detail. On their website they state, “Each and every product encompasses an entire supply chain made up of people, families, and small businesses.”
And just take a look at the gorgeous shoes they create!
I don’t know about you, but I am finding myself in need of those boots. And you can customize your own pair! If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, there is no need to fret. Just hop on over to the customize portion of their website and put together your dream shoe.
As for Kendra Scott, she has become a household name in recent years. She started out with $500 in the spare bedroom of her home, and now her brand has filtered through every sorority house imaginable. If you’ve been around college-aged girls, you’ve seen a Kendra Scott piece, especially the iconic Elisa necklace. 98% of Kendra’s workforce is comprised of women. Girl power! Her jewelry ranges from statement pieces to simple, everyday accent pieces. Check them out!
The iconic Elisa necklace
Pulling these pictures from the Teysha and Kendra Scott websites in order to write this blog post made me wish I could enter the raffle myself. Even if you don’t win the main prize, you still have a chance to win a certificate to get a gorgeous pair of shoes that’ll last you a lifetime or the opportunity to customize your own piece of jewelry at the Kendra Scott color bar. I know I would be over the moon with any of the prizes in this raffle, so if anyone has a ticket to spare…