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YOU PROBABLY LOVE TO TRAVEL
I do too! Part of the fun of traveling for me has always been to collect souvenirs from each place I visited. From handmade mugs, to beautiful paintings, to jars of preserved snakes, to African warrior masks - I collected them all. But as time went on and I traveled more and collected more, I began to realize that I was just accumulating things...
TO CREATE A UNIQUE AND PORTABLE WAY TO HOLD ALL OF YOUR TRAVELS IN ONE PLACE.
they came across two artisans named Jorge and Joaquin, whose colorful string bracelets captured the simple beauty of Costa Rica. Sadly, Jorge and Joaquin were struggling to survive on their artisan wages, living with their family in a single room with three beds. Desperate to find some way to help, Griffin and Paul asked the artisans to make 400 bracelets to take home with them. And that’s when the fun really began...
-Things that were inconvenient to carry during my trip.
-Things that were oftentimes expensive.
-Things that would
And one day, after taking a hard look at all of my worldly collectibles just sitting in a box in my closet, I decided that there had to be a better way for myself and others to commemorate our adventures. So I started The Wander Club with one goal in mind...
To Spread the
"Pura Vida" Spirit
around the world, Griffin and Paul teamed up with Jorge, Joaquin and other Costa Rican artisans to create handcrafted bracelets in endless color combinations—each one as unique as the person wearing it. What started out as selling just a few bracelets a week has grown into a worldwide movement with millions of bracelets sold each year.
Was given a chance
to expand its artisan community to include a family of more than 800 artisans in Costa Rica, El Salvador, India and more, who can count on a steady income and positive work environment thanks to the incredible support of Pura Vida fans.
At Pura Vida...
giving back has always been at the core of what we do, which is why we also created the Charity Collection. Over the last few years, we’ve partnered with more than 175 charities around the world to donate nearly $1.9 million to causes you care about. We’re always striving to do more and are constantly on the lookout for more charities that can benefit from Pura Vida Bracelets.