Metal spring earrings from Lesotho measuring approximately 3-1/4" long. Poverty is at a crisis level in Lesotho. A full 57% of the population are living in extreme poverty with around 30% of their people unemployed. Two young women took a leap of faith in 2015 and started a business called House of Thethana. They work with a modern design of the textiles the Lesotho people are known, for as well as recycled metal to make purses and accessory items.