2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Tidepool Love
(Sponsored) Handmade, ocean-inspired jewelry to gift your favorite mermaids.
Local jewelry brand Tidepool Love creates beautiful pieces inspired by the ocean and our Islands, thoughtfully designed by hand in jewelry wax, then molded and cast into pieces made of sterling silver, gold vermeil or 14K gold fill. Jewelry features AAA-grade Tahitian pearls, freshwater pearls, precious and semi-precious stones and only shells collected from the shores and ocean waters of Hawai‘i.
Messy Bun Picks
Hand-forged and hammered out of strong brass, then heavily plated with 14K gold, these messy bun picks are a simple, stylish way to up your hair game. The “fork” or “pick” easily slides into your bun, ponytail or up-do and stays put as you go about your day.
The perfect Island clutch, this 5-by-8-inch wristlet is fully lined and designed with a 2-inch gusset, so you can stand it up to easily find what you need. The fabric is a durable cotton/canvas with vegan leather details, heavy-duty hardware and original watercolor textile paintings by @trudihawaiiartist. Choose between a mermaid or rainbow charm, both 14K gold-plated, plus a lavender or blue tassel to make this bag yours.
Featuring adorable hand-drawn designs by Tidepool Love, lovingly carved and cast, these sweet pieces are a hair accessory are a lovely way to add some Island glam to your look. Each hair clip is made of brass and heavily plated in gold.
$18 each, tidepoolhawaii.com
Diamond Head Crossbody
The best part about this crossbody? It can convert into a clutch! Your order comes with two straps (one long adjustable crossbody strap and one wristlet) made out of quality vegan leather and metal hardware details. This bag is fully lined and made of durable cotton/canvas, with a heavy-duty metal zipper and metal details. Its convenient size (6-by-9 inches, with a 1-inch gusset) makes this bag cute, functional and durable. Each print features the original watercolor textile paintings by @trudihawaiiartist and comes with a 14K gold-plated detachable Tidepool Love purse charm/key chain: Choose between a tan or black tassel and shaka or aloha charm.
$80 each, tidepoolhawaii.com
Face Mask Chains
If you were looking for a way to elevate that boring face mask, this is it. These unique mask chains, available in sterling silver or 14K gold fill, feature Tidepool Love’s carved and casted charms including pineapple, hibiscus and monstera leaf, with other mask chains featuring classic chains, puka shells or pearls. For some styles, Tidepool Love has added an ingenious twist: Simply clasp the chain together and it converts into a necklace!