Saturday, April 26, 2008

Saints bracelets

Someone contacted me about these Saints bracelets, wondering if I might be able to track down a manufacturer or vendor.

I rock at research, but so far the information eludes me.
The woman thought they might come out of Mexico City.
These seem to be of higher quality than the ones out of Brazil, but I could be mistaken.
They are possibly made from a lucite material.
Any clues?



Anonymous Anonymous said...

I have one like the centre one, but mine has Buddahs on it. It is the kind of thing I would like to make. I work in resin.

6:20 AM  
Blogger Karen said...

Try Gringas and Co.

6:40 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This lady sells beautiful bracelets on eBay. I bought one for my sister and it was a very pleasant experience. Different from yours, but the same theme. Check it out. Perhaps this would be a good substitute?

Love your blog by the way!

7:55 AM  
Blogger Jenny said...

You might want to search for the term "milagros"- it means miracles, but when I was in Mexico, the term is also used for little saint medallions. I picked up a bracelet in Cancun with the Virgin on it. Love it!--Jenny at

7:48 AM  
Blogger Jenny said...

Hey! Did a little more research on these, and Kathy Cano-Murillo on sells a few versions of these.... one with Freida Kalo, some with Mexican Novela (soap opera) stars, Loteria images, and Our Lady of Guadalupe. I have some links on my Cinco De Mayo post, too, for more....-Jenny at

8:35 AM  
Blogger Julie said...

This is a friend of a friend's site. Might have something similar.

I keep passing up vintage Mass cards at garage sales, I'm thinking I start collecting them too

2:45 PM  

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