Hand Crafted Recycled Bead and Wood Heart Necklace, "Odehye"
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Cynthia Danquah designs and crafts this beautiful necklace in honor of love. Hand-carved of sese wood, the heart pendant centers a strand of bright red beads recycled from vinyl and plastic bottles. She calls this design Odehye, meaning "Royal" in Akan, where red is associated with royalty.
- 98 grams
- 0.2 lbs
- Necklace: 63.5 cm L x 1.2 cm W
- Necklace: 25" L x 0.5" W
- Pendant: 6.3 cm L x 5 cm W
- Pendant: 2.5" L x 2" W
- Sese wood and recycled plastic
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Free Jewelry Packaging? No
- Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
- Made in Ghana.
- Ships fast from USA.
Cynthia Danquah has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for the jewelry she makes and sells.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.