A linear strand of colorful Kantha beads dangle inside a metallic gold frame.
Measures 3" long.
Colors and patterns will vary as the textiles are repurposed. Sustainably handmade by women in India who are investing in their families and communities through fair trade.
The beads for this jewelry are made from Kantha quilts which are a traditional textile in abundance in India. They are handmade by women artisans who are working to improve thier lives through fair trade. The artists wrap scraps of the Kantha fabric around wooden beads. The wood for the beads come from scraps of wood left over from making furniture at a local factory.