Virtuous Circle Ear CuffsJewelry made from bombs.
Laos is the most heavily bombed country per capita in history. Between 1964 and 1973, the US dropped 2 million tons of ordnance . At the current rate of removal, it will take an estimated 800 years to clear all unexploded ordnance. Each product purchased clears bomb littered land.
Jewelry made from bombs, partnered up with local artisans to take their local innovation global: each jewelry purchased helps to clear unexploded bombs and contaminated land in Laos.
This ear cuff is the definition of sustainable: environmentally, they are up-cycled from shrapnel and debris, culturally, they are made by fair trade Laotian artisans who developed this craft technique in the 1970s, and socially, men and women work side by side at homemade earthen kilns in their gardens. Made from a signature transformed metal and finished with sterling silver, this ear cuff is effortlessly chic, super lightweight and comfortable to wear. Comes complete with ARTICLE22 Story Card and handwoven, reusable Cotton Pouch
1.3cm Peacebomb Aluminum Donut
Sterling Silver Cups
4 in stock