Fair Trade Onyx and Sterling Silver Hook Earrings, "Timeless Ganges"
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Onyx is ravishing in handcrafted earrings from India. Designed by Neeru Goel, the black gems are set in sterling silver earrings adorned with elaborate jali openwork. Prized by many ancient cultures, onyx is regarded as a highly protective gem.
.925 Sterling silver
Neeru is a self-taught jewelry artisan. Her designs are inspired by the rich heritage of traditional Indian jewelry. In her workshop, she and her assistants handcraft the jewelry molds and handset the gemstones. Neeru eagerly passes her knowledge to any of the artisans in her workshop who wish to master this ancient art.
At any given time Neeru, gives work to other jewelry artisans. Most work full-time and the others, part-time.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.