Soapstone Necklaces(22 items)
Welcome to our Soapstone Necklace Collection, each piece crafted by NOVICA artisans who carry on ancestral traditions in contemporary designs.
Nonyem Abena Ibeneme Handcrafted jewelry
"I am attracted to the fact that I am in a world of my own when creating pieces, and I'm overjoyed to see people who I do not know wearing my jewelry… it's like you are wearing a part of me."
Popular Soapstone Necklaces
Women's Adjustable Beaded Necklace Hand Crafted in Africa, "Desert"$97.99
Ghanaian artisan Nonyem Abena Ibeneme creates an eclectic beaded necklace that is rich in earthy appeal. The artisan strings the long cord with natural soapstone, recycled glass beads, and tubes of dyed black bamboo and wood. A sliding knot allows the length to be adjusted.
Artisan Crafted Bead Necklace with Soapstone and Bauxite, "Nkyia"$87.99
The earthy variegation of natural soapstone brings an eclectic, artsy vibe to this necklace from Ghana's Rachel Armah. She strings small beads of bauxite and larger round and rectangular soapstone beads on nylon cord in her original design. The artisan names her creation , which translates to "greetings" in the Akan language.
Horn Pendant on Tiger's Eye Soapstone Beaded Necklace, "Ahemaa Tumi"$79.99
From Ghana's Rachel Armah, this beaded necklace exudes African elegance. Centered by a black bull horn pendant, the artisan crafted necklace features natural soapstone beads alternating with tiger's eye. Bauxite beads shape the clasp. Armah call this design "Ahemaa Tumi," an Akan phrase meaning "the queens authority."
Jasper and terracotta beaded necklace, "Dogon Chic"$319.99
Tina Quaye combines today's trends with yesteryear's elegance for the stylish design of this necklace. She strings each bead by hand to create the flirty terracotta pendant. It is surrounded by banded green jasper, ornate black and white beads and sandstone discs known as Dogon beads, after the tribe of the same name. They use these beads during rituals. Quaye finishes her design with glistening onyx and jasper beads. Fastens with an antiqued brass hook.