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Tagua Beads, Interview to Giveaway’s Winner – Linny Cazares

Hi! we are always interested in our comunity of beaders! Recently we sent an interview to some of our past winners of the montly “Tagua Beads giveaway” so they could ... Continue Reading →

Ten truths about Tagua (vegetable ivory)

Tagua is the seed of the palm tree Phitelephas Aequatorialis, a native species that grows wild in the tropical rainforests of Ecuador, specifically in the Manabí Province. This ... Continue Reading →
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By The Sea Necklace, a design of Manola Maria. Tagua Beads Giveaway April 2013

  Hello there, WE are starting to receive designs for our tagua beads giveaway. This is a new participant from Greece for our April 2013 contest. Her name is Manola Maria. ... Continue Reading →

Zero tolerance for hunting of elephants in Gabon

More than 1,200 ivory tusks were publicly burned as a sign of the struggle that is taking place Gabon poaching of elephants. On the initiative of President of Gabon, Ali Bongo ... Continue Reading →

What do they have in common African elephants and the rainforests of South America?

The answer is very simple, and not only is that both are being eliminated from the face of the earth at an alarming rate. In recent years the industrial and economic development ... Continue Reading →

Project for beginners: “Harmony” necklace with tagua beads

It is easy to make this necklace. It’s linear design. You just need to place the tagua beads one after another without further complications. Materials: – Leather ... Continue Reading →