Beaded Strand Necklace

Ten Thousand Villages

This whimsical piece showcases bright blue and teal beads, making it a vibrant handmade accessory. The beaded silver and gold strands flow freely and will add beauty to any outfit. CFM Market Linkages works with artisans from India to create this handcrafted piece.

Details:

  • Length: 36 inches; adjustable
  • Handcrafted by artisans in India
  • Made with glass and metal
About Ten Thousand Villages

For more than 60 years, Ten Thousand Villages has served as a fair trade retailer, working with more than 130 artisan groups from nearly 40 countries. It has pioneered the fair trade industry to help break the cycle of poverty.

The non-profit social enterprise:

  • Pays a fair price;
  • Creates long-term partnerships with artisan groups;
  • Makes sure artisans have good working conditions;
  • Collaborates with designers to produce trend pieces that incorporate traditional craftmanship;
  • Emphasizes using recycled or renewable materials;
  • Empowers to help create change for the artisans, their communities, and their families.

Photo: © Courtesy of Ten Thousand Villages