On the Fringe Hoops - Gold, India

These fair trade hoops are bold and fun.  They feature a silver-wire hoop decorated with a cluster of gold chains to form a dazzling fringe design.

Measures 2.5" in diameter.

ABOUT THE ARTISANS

This piece of jewelry is handmade by low-income women in a fair trade cooperative in New Delhi which provides training and education as well as paying the women fair wages.  One of the longest-running cooperatives in India, dating back to the 1970's, it not only provides employment, but actively campaigns against child labor, illiteracy, unfair trade practices, discrimination and AIDS.  


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