Hand Crafted Set of Necklace and Earrings with Garnets, "Leaf Impressions"
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Realistically detailed leaves are the focal point of this necklace and earring set from Matta in Thailand. The artisan crafts the leaf pendants from sterling silver and suspends them on a matte silver wire necklace and sterling silver earring hooks. Garnets like ripe red berries flank the necklace pendants.
.925 Sterling silver
- 5 grams
- 0.18 oz
- Chain: 46 cm L
- Chain: 18" L
- Pendant: 2 cm L x 1 cm W
- Pendant: 0.8" L x 0.4" W
- Earrings: 3 cm L x 1 cm W
- Earrings: 1.2" L x 0.4" W
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.