Beautiful hand-beaten brass bead necklace which sits at the nape of the neck made by artisans from highly marginalised, rural communities in Orissa, India. Artisans receive an above average wage, safe working conditions and regular employment where 60% of the workers are women. Eco - dhokra, the art of metal casting, is comprised predominantly of scrap metal, using recycled materials reduces waste and is more environmentally friendly.
Material & Care: Brass and copper with cotton thread.
The House of Wandering Silk is a company based in New Delhi making sustainable products. They partner with a careful selection of women's Self Help Groups and cooperatives, trade unions, NGOs, social enterprises, as well as directly with artisans across India and Asia to create hand crafted products.