Welcome, Atelier Narcé!

April 29, 2019
by Alexis Adams
We are thrilled to welcome new line Atelier Narcé to ESQUELETO! The jewelry in the Atelier Narcé collection has been hand-crafted based on impressions of ancient Near Eastern seals and in XVlll-XlX renderings of pieces of art of the classical antiquity. Designer Iohann Pita draws inspiration from the artworks themselves or from great works of literature. Iohann’s designs convey the mystery, the puzzle and the wonder of our personal memories – remembered or forgotten – still sleeping somewhere inside of us. Atelier Narcé’s jewelry is modern and wearable, yet transcends time and civilization. Below we’ve highlighted each incredibly unique piece of this exciting new... Read More

EARTH DAY ETHOS

April 22, 2019
by Mari Feldman
On this Earth Day we are reminded to check in with the policies and procedures we utilize as a business and ask: “How can we do better?” True sustainability requires our consistent commitment to better ourselves, empower each other, provide value for our clientele, and protect the Earth in the process. ESQUELETO translates to skeleton, which symbolizes a framework providing support for life. Our business functions as both a platform for a growing community of independent artists, and a destination for mindful shoppers looking for pieces reflective of their own originality. Our shop is curated with integrity of design and longevity in mind. We hope that by moving away from a... Read More

Los Feliz Grand Opening!

April 8, 2019
by Alexis Adams
We have a new location, and we’re having a party! We’ve expanded our little Home shop into a full-fledged ESQUELETO store. As of this week we are open along Hollywood Blvd in Los Feliz with all of our beloved fine jewelry, artwork, and amazing objects for the home. Think of it as your one-stop shop to adorn your body, your walls and your shelves with artisan-crafted,beautifully-designed goods. Our fav neighbors Ali Golden have moved their L.A. shop into the space next door, and we couldn’t be happier to continue our expansion side-by-side with our Bay Area besties. We’re having a joint GRAND OPENING PARTY this Thursday evening from 5 to 8pm. Please join us for food, festivities... Read More

IN THE GALLERIES

April 1, 2019
by Alexis Adams
This month we open three new gallery shows, in each of our locations. Exploring themes of surreal, fragmented narratives and wild, animalistic emotions, these exhibits showcase exciting new work by three of our favorite California-based artists. First up, for the First Friday art walk ESQUELETO Oakland is pleased to present a solo show from XO Finn! Finn's wild, graphic animal portraits inhabit light, dark, and all the shadows in between, both literal and figurative. Artful cuts and crops paired with splashes of color lend an edge to her work creating emphasis and moments of surprise. Finn's highly detailed pen and ink work is a study in nature's spectrum of a kingdom of... Read More

SATOMI IS COMING!

March 25, 2019
by Alexis Adams
We are thrilled to welcome Satomi Kawakita back to our Echo Park location for her annual trunk show. Satomi herself will be here on Saturday and Sunday, April 6th and 7th. This is the perfect opportunity to meet the artist in person and get her assistance in creating your dream ring stack! Satomi’s delicate designs have reached cult-favorite status thanks to their organic styling and expert craftsmanship. Exquisitely detailed, each ring is like a miniature sculpture, and all are designed to stack together beautifully. While we carry the largest selection of Satomi Kawakita’s pieces in California, we have but a fraction of her collection! It truly is amazing to view everything all... Read More

SPRING EQUINOX

March 18, 2019
by Alexis Adams
The Vernal Equinox is almost upon us – the point in the year when daylight and darkness are equals. As we prepare to shift away from those long, cold winter nights towards the seemingly endless days of summer, here are some pieces from our collection that are inspired by the duality of light and shadow. SILVER PEONY BUDS RINGTenThousandThings This chunky silver ring by TenThousandThings really plays up the drama of light and dark with contrasting darkly oxidized and brightly shining sterling silver. ABSOLUTE COMBINATION BANDBy Satomi Kawakita Half ruby red, half bright white diamonds, this channel-set band by Satomi Kawakita pulls double duty. Flip it around to swap the... Read More

COZY SELECTS FROM THE HOME STORE

January 11, 2019
by Alexis Adams
New year, new home! This time of year, full of resolutions and intentions, we tend to gravitate towards bettering our selves and our spaces. Freshen up your dwelling with these curated collectibles from our new ESQUELETO Home shop in Los Feliz, LA. Just a few simple updates and your home will feel exciting and new for 2019! Shop our newest home goods in person! ESQUELETO Home 4618 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

Glittery History: Gemstone Symbolism & Mythology

January 7, 2019
by Jessie Zechnowitz
Can you believe it’s already 2019? Time flies… but jewelry is immortal. The rare alchemy of nature forges glittering gemstones that have captured the human imagination for thousands of years. Let’s take a look back among the ages at some of the most prized and honored gemstones and what they symbolized for our ancestors. MOONSTONE Since it’s a feldspar, moonstone is a fairly soft stone – which may be why it’s referred to as the stone of tenderness and is thought of as a heart-opening aid. Ancient India’s astrologers believed that wearing this stone was a way to gain the favor and friendship of the moon! RAINBOW MOONSTONE RING By Lauren Wolf Wax-on moon goddesses,... Read More

GRAND OPENING: ESQUELETO HOME

December 3, 2018
by Alexis Adams
Please join us for the GRAND OPENING PARTY of our newest ESQUELETO location, dedicated to unique goods for the home. Thursday, December 6th 4:00 to 7:00 music! libations! raw vegan snacks by Solar Return! and a bevy of beautiful and singular ceramics + lighting + textiles + furniture + artwork all curated with the ESQUELETO aesthetic 4618 Hollywood Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90027 323 522 6484

THANKSGIVING TABLE

November 19, 2018
by Alexis Adams
It’s almost Thanksgiving! The ESQUELETO staff are all looking forward to spending the day with our loved ones in celebration of family, friendship, and good food. If you’re hosting this year, welcoming your family and friends into your home to celebrate the blessing of togetherness, then creating an inviting and cozy Thanksgiving table can seem like a daunting task. Below you’ll find some of our favorite items that add a casually elegant California charm to any table, and we have many more finds in our brand new ESQUELETO Home shop! Pop into our newest location, on Hollywood Blvd in Los Feliz, for those last-minute decorative touches. ESQUELETO Home 4618 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles,... Read More