Ruby Treasure Capiz Earrings

Handmade in Philippines7913600

$16.00
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Circles of deep-dyed red capiz shell, handcrafted earrings from Saffy Handicrafts. Capiz is the thin shell of a marine mollusk. First artisans wash and soak shells. After the shells have dried, they are cut into shapes and edged with metal wire. A finishing coat of varnish completes this labor-intensive process. Before glass windows became available in the Philippines, capiz was used for windows in houses.

  • Capiz, metal
  • 1D inches
  • Made in the Philippines

UPC Code: 732919450460

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  • perfect in red
    . . . . .

    I purchased these because i wanted a pop of red in earrings but something light and delicate. These were perfect! I get compliments on them all the time. ...

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Saffy Handicrafts

Saffy HandicraftsSaffy Handicrafts is the business export arm of SAFRUDI, the Social Action Foundation for Rural and Urban Development, a social services organization in the Philippines. SAFRUDI markets products for many small artisan workshops, and runs its own production unit specializing in capiz shell items. Read more.

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  • perfect in red

    . . . . .

    I purchased these because i wanted a pop of red in earrings but something light and delicate. These were perfect! I get compliments on them all the time.

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Ten Thousand Villages in Ephrata

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717-735-0815
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Rockvale Outlets Lancaster, 35 S. Willowdale Dr., Ste. 126
Ephrata, PA 17501
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