As part of her Bijoulherias series, Brazilian artisan Marilia Guimaraes designs this contemporary, yet affordable bracelet. It circles the wearer with a wristband of black leather that is accented by turquoise blue cotton cord. This contemporary accessory closes with a magnetic stainless steel clasp.
Marilia Guimaraes has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $500 and the most recent for $700.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.