- For the color-lover! Wire-wrapped gold details perfectly frame a natural, raw Morganite stone on a gold-plated, nickel-free 16" brass chain with a 1.5" extender. The Rio Necklace is handmade by Taya Koschnick of Stowaway Jewelry in Portland.
Stowaway Jewelry designer, Taya Koschnick comes from a long line of artists, musicians, and entrepreneurs. Taya grew up in Oberlin, where she was raised by her dad, a puppeteer, and her mom, a jeweler, metal smith, and small business owner. Taya started TASI designs in 2008 with her sister, Silvija in Portland, and in 2014 Taya started a second line, Stowaway Jewelry. Stowaway was born from a passion for natural, raw gemstones and a desire to design a line featuring unique beads and gemstones that is affordable for every jewelry lover!