These beautiful earrings are handmade in a fair trade cooperative by talented women artisans in Guatemala. They feature a small teardrop silver wire, Czech and Japanese glass beads and crystals.
Measures 1 1/8" long.
ABOUT THE ARTISANS
This piece of jewelry is handmade by female artisans in a fair trade cooperative in the highlands of Guatemala. The women earn fair wages, are treated with respect, and work in a safe and clean environment. In addition, the mothers with children can work from their homes.
Your purchase also supports the following initiatives in Guatemala: Pueblo a Pueblo, a community based charity that funds many grass root projects including child education and lunch programs as well as mother-infant care; Hospitalito Atitlan, the only hospital that cares for those living in the community where the artisans live; and Puerta Abierta, a free library that also offers reading classes.
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