ABOUT-US

Dorotea is a brand created by two sisters, Vanessa and Jessica De Freitas, whoput together their creative potential and their want to show woman of today their way they see feminine accessories. Vanessa is an Interior Designer (Instituto Vribil/Caracas) and Jessica is an Architect. (Facultade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto/Portugal).

Dorotea is a jewelry firm that offers women an alternate perspective out of the normal in the world of accessories. The brand was started in 2011 after an intensive search for an innovator material to work with and reflect their creativity.

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Our designs are made ​​using cork as base material which is molded to form rings, earrings, bracelets and necklaces that are then attached different materials such as metals, silver, semi precious stones, rhinestones, fabric and others. Each piece is an expression of art, small sculptures that can be used on any occasion.

Our greatest inspiration is Venezuelan women, which is very cheerful,colorful and very feminine coat. The Dorotea woman is modern, sophisticated and funny .Who Dares to use mix of colors and different parts. Especially is a woman who likes to be comfortable because our pieces are super lightweight.

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Our designs are made ​​using cork as base material which is molded to form rings, earrings, bracelets and necklaces that are then attached different materials such as metals, silver, semi precious stones, rhinestones, fabric and others. Each piece is an expression of art, small sculptures that can be used on any occasion.

Our greatest inspiration is Venezuelan women, which is very cheerful, colorful and very feminine coat. The Dorotea woman is modern, sophisticated and funny .Who Dares to use mix of colors and different parts. Especially is a woman who likes to be comfortable because our pieces are super lightweight

CORK AS A PRINCIPAL:

Cork is a vegetable tissue lining the tree trunk Oak (Quercus Suber). Each year a new layer grows (periderm) forming several rings around the trunk and which grows from inside to outside. This layer is removed to be processed and used in different areas.
Cork extraction is an activity that takes place in the active growth phase cork and allowing the healthy growth of the tree, which causes it to have a life of between 150 and 200 years.