These fun earrings combine the delicacy of crochet with a pop of color that'll make heads turn! The women of Syria are known for their thread art and these earrings showcase that skill beautifully. Each earring drop is crocheted one at a time, giving every pair a slightly different size and pattern.
In 2011, the conflict in Syrian began, reaching a loss of life exceeding 400,000 in the first 3 years alone. There are currently 11 million displace Syrians due to the conflict, all of whom are struggling on multiple levels. Dancing Fig Imports is focused on assisting this group of artisans. They provide any materials needed that aren’t readily available in the region as well as assistance in product design. They ensure the women are paid fairly and offer an opportunity for income that's currently difficult to find. The artisans gain a sense of control amidst the chaos and a much needed income that will help them past this period of instability.
- Hand made by Syrian women
- Crocheted pair of earrings
- Brass ear wire
- Overall height 3-1/4" long including ear wire.
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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.