Earrings Capiz, Sea Horizon - Philippines
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Casual earrings for a relaxing day, in sea blue capiz shell. Capiz is the thin, off-white shell of the windowpane oyster. Artisans first wash and soak the shells. After the shells have dried, they are cut into shapes. A wire edge and a shiny coat of varnish complete this labour intensive process.
- Made from capiz shell, brass
- 1Dx2L inches
- Made in the Philippines
Ten Thousand Villages operates on an artisan investment model that puts the maker first. They’re built on long-term partnerships and fair trade principles to provide makers in developing countries an opportunity to gain a safety net of financial security and break the cycle of poverty.
Villages Port Colborne is located along the shore of the Niagara Peninsula. Where the Welland Canal and Lake Erie meet, in the heart of Port Colborne, we have been fair trade since 1984. We carry unique, handcrafted goods that are ethically made from artisans around the world. If you’re in the Southern Ontario area, we welcome you to visit us in-person!