Necklace Nouveau Capiz - Philippines
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Capiz is an excellent material for ethical jewelry‒making due to the sustainability of the shell, the ethical harvesting and its unique aesthetic. The Nouveau Capiz Necklace features layers of diamond‒shaped capiz pendants, reminiscent of the art nouveau style in the sinewy texture of the capiz combined with the geometric shapes it is set in.
- Capiz, brass wire, brass chain with gold finish
- Chain is lead and nickel‒free
- 71 cm L chain, 2.5 cm W pendant
- Handcrafted in the Philippines by artisans working with SAFFY
SAFFY, Inc. stands for Social Action for Filipino Youth. SAFFY, Inc. markets handmade crafts for many small artisan workshops, and specializes in capiz shell items. Artisans benefit from educational seminars, vocational training, financial and medical assistance. An in-house Product Designer assists artisan groups in the development of new product lines.
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!