Rose beaded earrings with tassel: Handmade in gold colored beads

Regular price $19.99 Sale

Beautiful earrings 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.

Guatemala is known as the land of eternal spring. The climate keeps flowers blooming in bright sunshine for most of the year, and inspires designs that reflect the natural beauty.

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
  • Gold colored beads
  • Gold plated ear hook
  • Weaved by indigenous Guatemalan women in Solola.

 DIMENSIONS:

  • Width: 1 1/8 inches
  • Length of beaded flower: 1 1/2 inches
  • Length of tassel: 1 1/4 inches
  • Total Length: 3 1/8 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