Amani Necklace

$ 40.00

Handmade in Kenya  by the Maasai tribe. Our partner, who live among the Maasai in the Kenyan bush, wanted to help their neighbors and by creating  economic stability through sustainable jobs  without changing their culture. 
Handmade using sustainable harvested wood With every item purchased with us, a tree is planted in partnership with the National Forest Foundation.
Maasai women are renowned for their beading craftsmanship creating eco-friendly jewelry. To create zulugrass, the beads unique to this necklace and group of Maasai artists, is a readily available and sustainable grass, the women harvest each blade that are then dried, cut and dyed by hand and then strung into necklaces. 

Details + Dimensions

32" long

acacia wood
porcelain beads

metal clasp included

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  protect our planet
  be a patron for people and
  preserve art forms and cultures

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