Welcome to the World of Santos Oñate

Discover the fusion of recycled gold, old-world craftsmanship, and modern designs. Each piece in our collection is a testament to beauty, sustainability, and unique artisanship, crafted for the modern woman who values elegance and environmental consciousness.

Our Story

Bringing Santos Oñate to Life

Our journey begins in the heart of Spain, where the old-world charm and rich traditions inspire our creations. Each Santos Oñate piece echoes the rustic beauty and vibrant spirit of Spanish villages and cities, capturing a life lived to the fullest.

Meet the Designer

Melanie Garcia Kartalija

Melanie Garcia Kartalija, a visionary from Del Mar, California, blends her Spanish and Mexican heritage with her love for Spain to create the unique Santos Oñate line. Transitioning from a successful career in television, Melanie infuses each design with her passion for jewelry, making every piece a personal story.

Our Inspiration

Drawing Inspiration from the cobblestone street, the rich architecture, and the joyous lives of the Spanish people, Santos Oñate jewelry is more than an accessory; it's a celebration of life and beauty.


Each piece in this range is a blend of traditional artistry and contemporary design. These medallions are not just jewelry but a celebration of heritage and style. Featuring intricate designs and an array of precious and semi-precious gemstones, our medallions are perfect for those who cherish a blend of classic charm and modern sophistication. Whether adorning a casual ensemble or complementing an evening attire, our medallions are versatile, timeless, and profoundly personal.


Discover the beauty of simplicity and the allure of craftsmanship. Each necklace is a testament to Melanie Garcia Kartalija's vision. From delicate chains to statement pieces with bold medallions, our necklaces are designed to captivate and enchant.

Open Medallion Ring with Rose Cut Diamond


Our ring collection ranges from elegant bands to elaborate designs that are sure to be conversation starters. Inspired by the vibrant streets and rich history of Spain, these rings embody a sense of luxury and exclusivity.

La Rioja Medallion Earrings


Drawing inspiration from the lively spirit and colorful landscapes of Spain, our earrings are perfect for any occasion, these earrings are designed to shimmer, sway, and make a statement, echoing the joy and beauty of Spain with every turn of your head.

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