Material: laminated capiz
Length: adjustable, max 61cm
You know what's so special about this piece of jewellery? Harvested by artisans, the capiz clam - also known as the pearl oyster, is found only in the tropical waters of the Philippine Islands. Prized for its transparency and durability, it was often used as windowpanes in the Spanish churches which dot the islands.
Even better, this piece of jewellery was handmade by the hard working Filipinos under fair trade conditions. Your purchase helps them to gain new skills and improve their livelihoods. Most important of all, you give them hope for a better future. They will be thrilled to learn that their creations are adored and loved!
✔ Made under Fair Trade Conditions
✔ Gift wrapping available for $1
✔ Free 365 day return within Australia
WHO YOU ARE SUPPORTING
Artisan Group: SAFFY, Inc
SAFFY, Inc is a current member of the World Fair Trade Organisation. With three forth of the Filipinos living below the poverty line, SAFFY Inc. supports Filipino artisan producers belonging to the marginalized sectors of the country. It sources products that are truly indigenous ranging from wood, vines, roots, capiz shells, herbs and anything that can be turned into work of art or consumed in order to create sustainable livelihood for their families and community.