In a unique, hand-woven, zigzag macrame design with Czech glass crystals and sparkly seed beads, this bracelet accentuates any look. The Fair Trade piece of jewelry from young Mayan women in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala and is handmade on cotton strands.
Story Behind the Art:
- Hand-woven with Czech crystals measuring 4 mm
- Dark greens with off-white accents
- Made with cotton strands
- Beaded toggle clasp
- Measures 50 mm wide x 6 inches long
- Color: Green and White
This Fair Trade jewelry is created by indigenous Mayan women of Lake Atitlan, in the Guatemalan Highlands. Drawing upon the master weaving techniques that have been a part of their culture for generations, these women skillfully handcraft these beautiful pieces, combining contemporary designs with ancient traditions. As a Fair Trade program, the group of over 50 women currently participating is paid a fair, sustainable living wage for their work, allowing them a preferable income opportunity. By purchasing this jewelry, you are empowering these young women to be independent, support their families and sustain their culture.What is Worldstock?The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
ImportedShips Carbon Neutral*All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information. Treatment code CR. See Gemstone Treatments for further information.