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Corn Poppy Flower Eco-Resin Necklace from Colombia

$33.00
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ORN401-225AUG

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Product Description

The corn poppy signifies strength and determination. Capture the delicate beauty of the corn poppy flower in a beautiful necklace! Encased in an environmental resin, these lovely blossoms will become a favorite piece in your jewelry box. A perfect gift for August birthdays or flower lovers. 

Civil war began in Colombia in May of 1964, continuing through the fall of 2016, when a peace deal was finally signed and approved. The toll from this 50 year conflict was immense, leaving 220,000 dead, 25,000 vanished, and 57 million displaced. Rebuilding the nation will take time, patience, and an attention to the disadvantaged and displaced. This Eco-Resin jewelry provides employment for women affected by the war while respecting the environment. Rather than using the traditional petroleum based carbon to produce the resin, they have developed a renewable plant based carbon. It uses tree waste from the logging industry, giving the beauty and durability of a strong resin, without the impact to the environment and ecosystem that results from the petroleum industry. Each piece is infused with repurposed saris, book pages, dried flowers, flecks of precious 24k gold, silver, or copper as well as the occasional color effect. Necklaces are either a 24k gold plated chain or sterling silver. Earring wires can be copper, sterling silver, or nickel free bronze wire.

  • Made by hand in Colombia
  • Eco-resin drop measures approximately 7/8" in diameter
  • 24k gold plate over bronze chain
  • Chain measures 18" long with standard spring ring clasp
  • Corn poppy blossoms enveloped by Eco-resin

Find our complete eco-resin line here

Made by hand is uniquely beautiful. Our products are made by humans, not mass produced on automated machines. Minor imperfections and variations are to be expected as a characteristic of the artistry. Please appreciate these individualities for what they are, a maker pouring their heart and soul into a unique and beautiful piece of work for you.

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ORN401-225AUG

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