Colombian Design Keeps Rising!

Colombia’s creative boom is not only wowing the whole country, or South American continent, but the whole world!

Generally speaking, Latin American designers are having a great moment, with more exposure than ever before! But Colombia has mesmerized everyone with its Johana Ortiz ruffles, Aquazzura heels and Esteban Cortazar sophistication. These are only three of the great brands being showcased at the best stores around the globe like Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Barneys, Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Intermix, Neiman Marcus among others. But others are starting to emerge as well, Silvia Tcherassi has fascinated us with her most recent collections inspired by Colombian heritage and Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s literature. Stephanie Mattos, creative director from La Couture Maison impeccable taste has captured everyone’s eye, specially Nina Garcia who recently wore one of her pieces.

From our very own designers: Laura Davila golden daring pieces have been spotted multiple times on celebrities like Louise Roe and Caroline Vreeland. Palma Canaria has completely changed the meaning of a “strawbag” by innovating these baskets with new materials, shapes and interventions. Tres Almas latest Divas Embroidery Collection has been one of the must have statement earrings of the year, and lets not even begin talking about Daniela Salcedo’s success with her evil eye rings, star earrings and now lip earrings!

When you own a unique handmade piece (which we value tremendously), that has all this story, tradition and work behind it, you can feel it! It just gives it a complete different meaning and aesthetic to the whole outfit! Which is the reason why we think the overall response to all these emerging designers has been so positive.

At By Malka we are continuously working on adding new emerging designers from all over Latin America, and share all this talent, designs and passion with you!

Hello Daniela Salcedo

Daniela Salcedo is the latest it jewelry brand for Colombian fashionistas. At only 26, Daniela has conquered not only Colombia, but also Mexico, Panama and even Australia. Her jewelry is accompanied by amazing inspirational quotes, which in one way or another will make us feel identified with her and the brand. She has created a unique identity with her hand-written notes and also her impeccable fashion sense, Daniela herself has 117K followers on Instagram (@danielasalcedo22), which follow, like and admire her style.

Each one of her pieces is inspired by her own dreams, the designer has claimed to even write down her dreams at night in order to not forget them. Although her brand is relatively new it has grown tremendously in a very short period of time, the whole business idea started as a college assignment where she realized the potential her jewelry could have in the market.

Salcedo doesn’t seize to amaze us with her charisma, creativity and fashion sense which is why we are ecstatic to offer her latest collection at Malka!