An on-trend and understated pair of handmade fair trade earrings, Just Trade Tagua Hoops Navy Small.
Just Trade small hooped earrings are hand carved from a tagua nut, a seed from a type of palm that grows in the South American rainforests. This type of nut is sometimes known as vegetable ivory.
A tagua nut is an environmentally friendly and sustainable alternative to animal ivory as it is hard and long-lasting. These earrings are ethically made by hand in Ecuador by the MYA group. Each pair of earrings comes with some information about the makers of your earrings.
A thoughtful caring gift for a loved one.
- Earring size 2cm x 2cm
- hypoallergenic studs
- producer adheres to the 10 principles of fair trade
Due to hygiene reasons, jewellery is non-returnable
WHY WE SOURCED THIS SUPPLIER
Just Trade produces individual jewellery using traditional craft skills, and ethical materials combined with expert knowledge and collaboration. They work alongside artisans around the world to create individual and handmade jewellery and accessories. Just Trade was founded in 2006 by designer Laura Cave, it’s an exciting and innovative brand.
Back in 2006, Laura realised that in order for small Fair Trade projects to be sustainable, they need a long-term route to market for their goods. Just Trade now works with eight groups of artisans in Peru, Ecuador, India, and Vietnam.