This festive piece features gold tone beads in a variety of textured finishes complimented by recycled kantha textile beads, colorful felted pom poms, and bright teal beads. This stretchy strand can be worn as either a necklace or bracelet.
Measures approximately 26" long.
Please note: colors will vary as each piece is individually made from fabric remnants.
ABOUT THE ARTISANS
Our kantha jewelry collection is handmade in a fair trade women's cooperative in India. The artisans are paid excellent wages and have seen their standard of living greatly increase through fair trade practices. In addition, Worldfinds, the company working with the women, has established the Girls Education Fund, which provides scholarships for marginalized girls to continue school. In India it is estimated that 64% of adolescent girls are forced to leave school early to take care of younger siblings, help run the household or for arranged marriages.
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