Last week I returned from my visit to the Colombian community of El Bagre, in the  Department of Antioquia, where they depend almost entirely on gold mining for their  subsistence income. The hamlet of San Antonio is 2.5 hours from … Continued


TOBY POMEROY INTRODUCES TRUE GOLD™ FINE JEWELRY CERTIFIED TO NON-CONFLICT AND ECOLOGICALLY RESPONSIBLE SOURCES First bridal and fashion collections in U.S. sourced from certified Fairtrade and Fairmined™ gold and platinum and traceable gems CORVALLIS, OR – TOBY POMEROY design studio … Continued

TOBY POMEROY Oro Verde Gold Bridal

I invite you to check out Sorrel Sky Gallery’s Margaret Hedderman blog post of a clear, inspiring and compelling case for insisting on Fairtrade and Fairmined gold jewelry.

Time to reclaim independence and leadership

Happy Independence Day everyone! While we were getting ready for all the picnics and camping trips last week, we noticed an article in the New York Times that made us do a double take – “New British Leaders Cancel Third … Continued

Essential questions for conscious consumers

“I don’t think there’s much point in bemoaning the state of the world unless there’s some way you can think of to improve it. Otherwise, don’t bother … go and find a tropical island and lie in the sun.“ – Peter … Continued

A new world is possible

Thanks for visiting the new Toby Pomeroy blog! Welcome. After an extended and dreary wait, summer is finally here in the Northwest! The long hours of daylight and long-awaited warmth has us inspired to embark on this new endeavor of … Continued