icon handOver $104.1 million sent to artisans so far!

Similar Items

Jade pendant bracelet, 'Loving Life in Apple Green' - Adjustable Apple Green Jade Pendant Bracelet from Guatemala icon bankCurate

Product ID: 297095

Adjustable Apple Green Jade Pendant Bracelet from Guatemala, "Loving Life in Apple Green"

byRuben and Gilda Perez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (148)
Decorating the wrist on a length of adjustable black cotton cord, this bracelet... more

Coming Back!

This item is available for backorder and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Pre-Order Now!

This item is available for pre-order and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Details

Decorating the wrist on a length of adjustable black cotton cord, this bracelet features a jade pendant with hues of verde manzano, or "apple green." Inspired by love and life, Guatemalan duo Ruben and Gilda Perez design this pendant bracelet.

  • 3 grams
  • 0.10 oz
  • 13.97 cm min L - x 25.4 cm max L
  • 5.5" min L - x 10" max L
  • 2 mm W
  • 2 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 10 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 10 mm W

  • Jade, cotton cord
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Adjustable
  • Sliding knot
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

Reviews by Customers

Artist rating

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Total reviews

148

Verified Reviewer

01/02/2020

"Lovely bracelet"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This jade bracelet is charming.

Purchased Item:

Loving Life in Apple Green, Adjustable Apple Green Jade Pendant Bracelet from Guatemala

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

10/08/2019

"Actually a 5-five star rating"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Beautiful treasure... It will be cherished for years to come.....

Purchased Item:

Loving Life in Apple Green, Adjustable Apple Green Jade Pendant Bracelet from Guatemala

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

DL

Verified Reviewer

10/16/2020

"Very pretty"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Very pretty and well made. The color is darker than i like but it is still very pretty.

Best Uses

  • Every day wear

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

10/16/2020

"Beautiful"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Simple design, beautiful stone, work very professionally done. Thank you.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

10/12/2020

"Beautiful necklace"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

My granddaughter and daughter-in-law loved this necklace! The quality is good and it lays nicely on your neck.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

10/11/2020

"Lovely piece"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

The jade is a little darker than what I am aware. However, the stone is very smooth and hangs well.

Best Uses

  • Wearing

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

One of Ruben and Gilda's assistants was in a motorcycle accident several years ago. He injured his foot, which left him without a job. Ruben and Gilda have hired this man with pride as he is a hard worker and a great asset to their team.

Ruben and Gilda's parents taught them the value of hard work and that art is an expression of culture. Many of their designs include jade, which was highly valued by ancient civilizations in the area and used as ornaments, tools, and burial artifacts. Their artwork is often a reflection of Guatemalan culture and they used techniques passed down over generations.

Thanks to their hard work and partnership with NOVICA, Ruben and Gilda have been able to build their own house and support their children's education. They hope to continue to grow their sales through NOVICA so they do not have to seek out other, more complicated markets.

Ruben and Gilda Perez has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of silver to craft jewelry for the holiday season.

Their youngest son faces many health challenges but every day they work to give him a normal life without limitations. Ruben and Gilda are amazing parents who strive everyday to give their children the best life possible.

Ruben and Gilda are both very supportive of their children and will continue to support their education with the goal of them both being successful professionals.

Ruben and Gilda have received letters of recognition from universities including Galileo University. They were also awarded 2nd place in a USAC fair.

Ruben and Gilda have two children they support — Brandon Jose and Ruben Alejandro — who are both under the age of 18 and attending school.

They have assistants who help them with their jewelry.

 
icon up
BACK TO TOP

Your NOVICA Packages are Safe and Secure!

NOVICA's response to COVID 19

Every NOVICA item comes with our universal guarantee

Certified clean packing environment

Quality tested and verified by our region teams

Fair trade and 100% happiness guaranteed