The Quadira statement earrings are crafted from rescued and re-purposed saris, by a women's self-help group in Delhi. the highly skilled artisans create beautiful colourful drop earrings in gold and dyed textiles. The textile is cut into tiny pieces and individually rolled and stuck onto the small beads and embedded into these handcrafted creations.
The finished products are stunning drop earrings in embellished gold-tone metal and colourful sustainable fabric.
Each set is individually handmade so no two are the same, making them your unique piece of bespoke jewellery made by a talented woman, who is trained from scratch to create a range of jewellery for us.
An ethical gift for a loved one or friend, you can present them with the socially conscious journey as well as these beautiful additions to their accessories.
Pair the Quadira recycled sari statement earrings with their matching Quadira recycled sari bead necklaces in the matching colours. No two pieces are the same and exact colours and textile patterns will vary, making the pieces truly unique.
Material: 40% Iron, 40% Cotton fabric, 20% Brass
- Metal colour: Gold toned
- Measurements: Length 8cm Width: 3.5cm
WHAT MAKES ME SPECIAL?
Our ethical partner is a social entrepreneur in Delhi, who worked as a designer for many years before establishing her socially-conscious jewellery business in 2003. She has now trained and employed 500 women from the surrounding villages to enable them to work from home, in a self-help group, whilst looking after their children. The company's mission is "To empower women by providing fair wages and creating beautiful, handmade, high quality and unique accessories." The Quadira recycled sari statement earrings are certainly all these things and like our whole range, come from a good place.
Please note that our jewellery is lead, cadmium and nickel free and will tarnish more quickly if in contact with chemicals such as perfumes, lotions, soaps etc.