Sterling silver dots travel a spiral labyrinth between a round labradorite stone and a tear drop of agate in this gorgeous pair of dangle earrings. A round, faceted agate rests in the center. Presented by Neeru Goel of India, these handcrafted earrings hang from sterling silver hooks.
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.