From the Heart Earrings - Sterling Silver, Peru

These stunning earrings are made of .990 sterling silver filigree.  They make a great gift, alone or as a set with our From the Heart Necklace.

Filigree is an intricate form of ornamental jewel work made by intertwining silver or gold wire.  It is what makes Peruvian jewelry so beautiful and unique! 

Measures approximately 3/4" long.

Makes a gorgeous set with our From the Heart Necklace.

ABOUT THE ARTISANS

 

The artisans who make these earrings used to work 80 hours a week in jewelry factories, earning $115 a month. Several years ago they joined a fair trade cooperative and now are running their own business, earning much more than before.  They are highly skilled craftswomen, who have also learned to design their own jewelry.


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