"Waterfall" beaded necklace handmade with turquoise, blue and gold glass beads

Regular price $44.99 $29.99 Sale

Beautiful beaded necklace made by indigenous women in the mountain villages of Guatemala. The artisans work at home while caring for their families. The added income goes a long way.

The inspiration for this necklace came from the beauty of water flowing down. 

Beaded work has become part of Guatemalan culture and tradition. It is an artful expression related to weaving, an even more historic art form that requires a knowledge of combining colors and attention to detail for creating beautiful accessories like these.

FEATURES:

  • Handmade 100% in Guatemala
  • Turquoise, blue and gold colored glass beads
  • Perfect for the fall and winter season
  • Weaved by indigenous Guatemalan women in Solola.

 DIMENSIONS:

  • Adjustable length: 18 to 19 1/2 inches long
  • Height of beaded work 6 inches

 *Colors may vary depending on your screen settings. Due to the nature of the materials and handmade process used, slight imperfections may occur, making each earring unique and special.

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MEET THE ARTIST

Don Bartolome, beaded work, coordinator of over 100 indigenous women that do beaded jewelry from home, handcrafted in GuatemalaAngel (on the left)  creates the designs for Wola Beads. He then teaches over 100 women how to make them. Learn more.

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When you buy a beautiful handmade WOLA product you are directly enriching the life of an entire family and community in Guatemala. Learn more