These stunning earrings are unique, festive and fun to wear. They are made of 18k gold-plated stainless steel with a turquoise stone. These can be worn a variety of ways with the metal part behind or in front of the ear lobe, or as a simple turquoise stud earring.
The purchase of these earrings is equivalent to 1 week of computer classes for an exploited woman.
Turquoise stone measures 1/4" and entire piece is 1.5" long.
ABOUT THE ARTISANS
This piece of jewelry is made in a fair trade cooperative in China by survivors of human trafficking. The women have survived horrific abuse but are now living lives of freedom. They are working with an organization that provides them with a safe haven as well as healthcare, education, counseling, job training and employment. They are learning a trade that empowers them to remain free forever from abuse.