Made ByKwest is a travel and wellness inspired line made to withstand all of life's adventures. The World collection is travel-inspired jewelry, The Earth Collection features functional basics that are elegant yet durable. All of our product is made to be lived in. Through our plating and finishing techniques, our products are made to be extra durable and resistant to wear, please see our FAQ page for more info on our metals and care tips! These collections represent the freedom to define what wellness means to you: whether that be a workout, sipping on your favorite beverage, or a dip in the ocean on a long weekend getaway.
The world wouldn't be the amazing place that it is without all of the different cultures that make it so special. We want to give back to the beautiful world that inspired our products. 10% of our proceeds from The World Collection will be donated to Girls Going Global. Travel changed Kira's life and this collection gives us all a chance to pay it forward to do the same for young women of color. You can read more about their mission on our FAQs page. With the Earth collection, we are giving back to Tree People, an an environmental nonprofit organization based in California whose mission is to inspire, engage and support people to take personal responsibility for the urban environment, making it safe, healthy, fun and sustainable. We are committed to continue to give back with every collection.
Kira West, community cultivator and content creator wanted meaningful pieces of beautiful jewelry that could withstand life’s next adventure. As a content creator focused on travel and fitness, Kira wanted to merge her interests into the more balanced theme of wellness. To do this, she wanted to make high quality pieces that are made to last. Her passion has lead her to find her purpose and she hopes to inspire others to find theirs.