Mercedes Lamborelle JEWELS is a totally independent brand designing original jewelry in Switzerland.

Mercedes Lamborelle is a creative designer and jewelry designer, offering contemporary jewelry and fashion accessories handmade by master artisans and goldsmiths in Peru. The brand is currently present in Switzerland and distributes worldwide through www.mercedeslamborelle.ch

Mercedes attended the University of Lima and received a License Degree in Communication & Media. She studied drawing and painting in the Museum of Art in Lima. Then, she obtained a Master Degree in Communication in ITESO, at Guadalajara University in Mexico. In Switzerland, she studied Langue and French Civilization at the Geneva University and she worked within the United Nations as a Communication Specialist for e-Learning and social projects related to trade and development. Mercedes' work has been featured in international publications and media.


After different experiences in developing countries and in Peru, she decided to create her own brands: KOLKE Silver Jewelry and AWANA Alpaca.

In Geneva (2002), she created her brand ML JEWELS which means "Silver" in "Quechua" (dialect of the Incas). She began to commercialize her creations together with a selection of jewelry from several Peruvian designers and artists.

Each of his jewels has an history and a symbolism.

Her brands AWANA Alpaca and KOLKE Silver jewelry are commercialized in Switzerland. Her paintings and collages are inspired from her trips.

She participated in several European trade fairs:

  • AMBIENTE - Frankfurt, Germany
  • BEA EXPO - Bern, Switzerland
  • ORNARIS - Bern, Switzerland
  • PALEXPO - Salon du Livre et de la Presse - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Bourse aux Minéraux - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Les Automnales - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Tendance Life Style - Frankfurt, Germany with the support of SIPPO - Swiss Import Promotion Program (2004 - 2005)


Contemporary Jewelry Promotion from Peru with other participants from Ghana, Indonesia.

In 2018, she has launched a new jewelry brand with her name and she continue working with designs inspired by pre-Hispanic cultures of Peru. She prepares new creations and drawings, expanding techniques and materials inspired by her last trips to Indochina, Mexico, Greece and England.

Mercedes' jewelry creations have full of art, fashion and history.

Her ethnographic and cultural vision is expressed throughout.