Dorado Earrings

65.00

Details

  • Size (cm): ø 4cm
  • Weight: 15 gr
  • Material: Werregue and 18k Gold Plated copper
  • Origin: Chocó, Colombia

3 in stock

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Description

Product Story

These unique and elegant earrings are handwoven by the Wounaan, an indigenous community living in Chocó (northwestern Colombia).

Palma Earrings are made from werregue– a native plant from the Colombian Pacific. Versatile and polyvalent, the werregue -a fiber commonly used to make kitchenware and decoration- is also suitable for fashion accessories.


To make this type of piece, creators use spiral weaving: a technique that consists of the use of a main thread called “soul” around which other werreguecolored threads are woven.

Additional information

Weight 0.168 kg

Dorado Earrings

65.00

3 in stock