Wisdom of Ages Earrings

Ten Thousand Villages

These beautiful earrings are handmade by artisans in Haiti who make a living creating stunning jewelry. These earrings are made from horn, calling back to a jewelry-making tradition that dates back thousands of years. The natural shades of brown and black come together to create amazing patterns. Pair it with a matching bracelet.

    Details:

    • Made from polished horn and sterling silver
    • Size and texture will vary
    • 3 inches long
    • Handcrafted by artisans in Haiti
    • Due to the handcrafted nature, slight variations enhance authenticity

      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


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