Handmade in Kenya, these earrings feature short strands of colorful glass seed beads hung from a silverplated coil cap. The earrings hang 1.5 inches from hypoallergenic hooks.
Meet the Artisans
Working with Jedando Modern Handicrafts the young men and women of Zakali Jewelry produce handmade fair trade fashion jewelry using the skills of wire work and electroplating. The project first started as a garbage collection project in the slums of Nairobi. Recycling remains very close to the heart of the project and much of the material used is reclaimed or recycled, including the cord found inside of tires, which is used to string beads.
This intricate metal wall art made from recycled oil drums in Croix des Bouquets, Haiti, features a traditional Tree of Life design handcrafted by Carlo Brutus. 24 inch diameter with...
Hand cut and embossed from metal oil drums, this 24-inch diameter traditional Haitian metalwork features a double tree of life with parrots. The natural patina and lacquer coating makes this...
A set of 5 recycled metal 3-D birds are handmade in Haiti by Cineus Louime. Mr. Louime used the end of an oil drum to create this fun flying birds. ...