Indie Bauble Maker Specializes in Recycled Jewels


Deon Rubi is eco friendly jewelry


By: Annie Vazquez

Argentine transplant, Lucila Garcia de Onrubia is all about eco friendly and recyclable baubles. You can often find the 27-year-old Wynwood resident plucking metal scraps, pieces of wood and plastic off the ground throughout Miami to fashion her Deon Rubi line with which is actually named after her grandma. Deon Rubi uses all kinds of materials from glass to chains as well as leather and cotton. "My line is popular with the art crowd in Miami, said Garcia de Onrubia. The collection is sold in Miami at Sweat Records and Perez Art Museum as well as her site

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