Fair Trade Pearl and Peridot Necklace, "Ocean Art"
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Delicate, verdant hues dance together in this necklace, as light freely travels from one piece to the next, reflecting the unpredictable choreography of Matta. She strings stones of citrine, peridot, and cultured pearls on steel wire, the sparse composition alive with contemporary allure. This handcrafted Thai accessory makes a refined statement in any setting.
Steel wire with .925 silver hook.
Matta has provided an education for three children that she is not related to. Two have graduated and one is still at the university.
Matta has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2700 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of materials for her handcrafted jewelry.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.