Poderosa Earrings, Peru

These fun hoops are big and bold!  Poderosa means powerful in Spanish, and that's just how you will feel wearing these.  These lightweight earrings feature shiny silver beads of varying sizes.

Measures approximately 2.5" around.

ABOUT THE ARTISANS

This piece of jewelry is handcrafted by female artisans in a fair trade cooperative in Chimbote, Peru.  Chimbote is one of the poorest cities in the world, and the women in this cooperative are either disabled or have disabled children. They earn 3x the minimum wage in Peru and work in a bright, airy, safe environment.  They use recycled metals and other materials whenever possible.



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