Jewelry Design: STL Custom Design
Expert custom STL and handmade design services as well as continued production for key retail brands.
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Bracelet Manufacturing in Mexico
In this article, we provide some tips on bracelet manufacturing. Santa Prisca Silver has manufacturing facilities in Taxco. Most of our work is in sterling...
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The Geography Behind Silver Mining in Mexico
Silver mining in Mexico dates back centuries. In fact, there is documented evidence showingthat silver mining occurred in Zacatecas, Mexico approximately 500 years ago. Mexico...
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5 Fascinating Discoveries of Silver Artifacts and Treasures
Like gold, silver has long attracted both professional investors and consumers. Today, investment in silver commonly takes the form of futures contracts, bullion bars, or...
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How to Outsource Jewelry Manufacturing
Here I'll lay out a few steps for outsourcing your jewelry manufacturing operation. Then, I’ll go into more detail as to how Santa Prisca Silver has...
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Jewelry Manufacturing: Getting Started
Ever wondered what it’s like to lose fifty-three million dollars?  Diving headlong into a manufacturing industry can do that for you (it happened to Kanye...
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Where is Taxco?
Interested in visiting one of the most scenic and interesting pueblos in Mexico? Taxco, Mexico, is located about 120 kilometers southwest of Mexico City, inside...
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Jewelry Manufacturing: How it Works
In this article, we explain how jewelry manufacturing works. We share the basics of how to get started in this industry. This will help you...
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Why is Silver Valuable?
Silver may be beautiful, but it isn’t just valuable for aesthetic reasons! In this article, we will briefly discuss the variety of reasons silver is...
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Is Taxco, Mexico Safe?
Taxco is heavily frequented by tourists. Typically, they arrive on the weekends at the bus station. They come on Fridays and leave on Sundays and...
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Mexican Jewelry
Mexico has a rich tradition of jewelry. You may have seen the vintage antique jewelry, opals, turquoise gemstones, santo pecado; Aztec silver and gold. We...
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Best Jewelry Brands
Expanding your horizons to find new jewelry brands?  In this article, we explore some of the top brands that consistently remain stylish in a market...
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What is Mexican Silver?
Inherently, silver ore is the same everywhere. However, typically, Mexican silver is known as having a particular style and sterling silver content, usually signified by...
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How to get to Taxco from Mexico City
There are multiple ways to get to Taxco from Mexico City. Your best option will depend mostly on budget as well as how adventurous you’re...
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What is Taxco, Mexico Known for?
Taxco is a little pueblo in the mountains just a few hours drive from Mexico City. It’s popular among tourists who often visit for a...
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Factors Affecting the Price of Silver
How much is an ounce of silver worth? There are all sorts of elements that come into play in impacting the price of silver.  Why...
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How Much is a Silver Dollar Worth?
Coin collectors have the unique task of combining the history, craftsmanship and authenticity of a coin to make it worth way more than it was...
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How to Find a Jewelry Supplier in Taxco
The first step is to find jewelry that your customers will love. Craftsmanship and quality from your supplier should meet high standards. Trust and reliability...
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Everything You Need To Know About Gemstones
Dazzling and unique gemstones emitting mesmerizing hues are the signifiers of various milestones in our life. They not only amplify our style statement but make...
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Guide to Choosing an Engagement Ring
Are you looking to buy a diamond ring for your partner? This post is for you! Ooh, Marriage Marriage is one of the most significant...
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How to Clean Silver Jewelry
Let’s start with a few tips for polishing your silver, if it just needs a quick touch up. The following sections will also provide reviews...
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Ethical and Sustainable Jewelry Brands
What is Sustainable Jewelry?   Sustainable jewelry requires limiting waste. This means using recycled materials and scrap, avoiding having extra stock, up-cycling and ensuring that...
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Taxco Silver
It would happen sometimes, late at night. And when it took place, Eduardo would come knocking on my door, drunk and excited, and I would...
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A Basic Guide to Taxco Silver Marks
By regulation, marks are always placed on Taxco silver after inspection to covey the authenticity and quality of the silver to jewelers and dealers. Throughout...
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Guide to Burmese Rubies
Being some of the purest in the world, Burmese rubies are coveted in the marketplace. Access to these diamonds was limited for many years as...
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The Advangages of Custom Jewelry Manufacturing for Independent Designers
I feel the pain of an independent designer suddenly tasked with producing dozens and dozens of pieces. It’s gratifying to finally break through and find...
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Taxco Silver: Fine Sterling Silver from Mexico
The Taxco silver market is burgeoning with creativity! One of our main goals is to help connect buyers to the Taxco silver market. In this...
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Sterling Silver vs. Pure Silver: How to Tell the Difference?
The terms ‘silver’ and ‘sterling silver’ are sometimes confused. In this article, we take a few minutes to discuss the difference. If you're new to...
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