Recycled Magazine Healing Hearts Earrings
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Show off your sweet side with these handmade earrings. Small hand-fashioned wire hearts hang from paper beads and silver-plated hooks. Each bead is hand-rolled, sealed with waterproof lacquer, and made into jewelry by women artisans in Kenya and Uganda. By purchasing this beautiful piece, you are directly supporting artisans in two countries and keeping large amounts of discarded paper from the world's streets and landfills.
For every purchase from the Healing Hearts Collection, $0.50 is designated to provide healthcare to Kenyan children in need at Gertrude's Garden Children's Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya.
- Wire, recycled paper, & lacquer
- Silver-plated french hooks
- 2" L (5.1 cm)
- Handmade in and fairly traded from Kenya
Created to help women worldwide gain economic security for themselves and their families by earning fair wages for their handiwork, Global Girlfriend sources women-made, fair-trade imported, eco-friendly products. By supporting long-term partnerships with the artisans, it fosters equal employment opportunities, healthy and safe working conditions, technical assistance, and development strategies to help reduce poverty, one community at a time. Become a "Global Girlfriend" and help build a brighter future for girlfriends around the globe!
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March 10, 2015 - Bought as gifts for my daughter and a special friend. Workmanship is very nice. Lovely.
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