Silk and Glass Beaded Dangle Earrings in Olive from Thailand, "Sparkling Leaves in Olive"
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Leaf shapes in olive green are decorated with sterling silver and faceted glass beads, hanging from sterling silver hooks. Kai Kittima of Thailand presents her own designs in this pair of beautiful dangle earrings, crafted from locally-produced silk.
Kittima has survived oral cancer. She still suffers muscular weakness in her left arm from the effects of chemotherapy and radiation. In spite of this she continues to create her jewelry. "I live my life with consciousness. I do everything for the present and future, leaving the past behind. I am very happy with the things I've done. I like crafting jewelry and I am so happy with it."
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