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Handmade Ceramic and Bamboo Dangle Earrings, "Adwenepa"

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Adwenepa or "good thoughts" in Akan inspire the original design of... more

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Adwenepa or "good thoughts" in Akan inspire the original design of these earrings by Ghana's Millicent Okine. She crafts the earrings by hand with bamboo cylinders adorned with pyrograph techniques. Followed by ornate terracotta beads, the earrings feature recycled plastic discs. The earrings hang from brass hooks.

  • 4 grams
  • 0.14 oz
  • 5.5 cm L x 0.8 cm W
  • 2.2" L x 0.3" W

  • Bamboo, terracotta, recycled plastic, brass
  • Hook earrings
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

6

From Alta California

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06/08/2019

"A Meaningful Accessory"

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As soon as I received this bracelet I put it on and wore it all day. It is very attractive and well made. Knowing that it represents a tiny step toward solving the problem of excess plastic adds to my enjoyment in wearing it. Well done, Millicent!

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02/10/2019

"I will wear this often."

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I only received this a few days ago and already I have worn it three times. The length is just right to show above most necklines. The gentle earth tones of the beads lend the subtlety of nature to the dyed colors of clothing, and I cant imagine any skin tone they wouldnt compliment.

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Blessing, Bauxite and ceramic beaded necklace

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From Canada

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07/20/2017

"Earthy colours, excellent design and proportions"

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This is my first necklace which lists recycled plastic as a component and I didnt quite know what to expect. As it turns out, this is a beautiful, high quality necklace with wonderful workmanship and great attention to detail. Love, love, love it.

Tags By Elizabeth

Unique and lovely.

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Kente Heritage, Bauxite and Wood African Tribal Style Beaded Necklace

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From Indianapolis/Indiana/USA

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03/07/2017

"very happy"

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beautifully made and I was thrilled by this unique necklace.

Tags By Debra

enhances any oufit

Purchased Item:

A Good Name, Ceramic and wood beaded necklace

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Verified Reviewer

11/12/2016

"UNIQUE EARRINGS"

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I LOVE THESE UNIQUE EARRINGS, COLOR, DESIGN, SHAPE AND SIZE. I HAVE SO MANY THINGS THAT THESE WILL GO WITH. GREAT ARTIST WHO MADE THEM.

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No Racism, Terracotta and bone dangle earrings

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Verified Reviewer

06/16/2016

"Amazing"

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My friend loved this bracelet for her birthday! Such fine craftsmanship and attention to detail! Thank you for making such an amazing product!

Purchased Item:

Akan Lady, Ceramic and wood beaded bracelet

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: birthday

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Millicent Okine has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $100. Proceeds were used to purchase an assortment of beads for her jewelry.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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