Why you'll love it: Malkia meaning queen in Swahili, these dramatically-shaped stud earrings are just the right amount of shine to your outfit.
How it's made: Handmade of brass by local metal workers. Earrings measure .75" high x .625" wide.
Made for you by: Sikia Designs by the Deaf in Kenya, brought to you by Sasa Designs. The beaders are a group of strong and proud deaf women. Long taught to be ashamed of their “disability,” they have now been crafting intricate jewelry for nearly five years. With many single moms in the group, the next generation is going to soar thanks to consistent wages, access to healthcare and healthy food.
Your purchase supports: Additional skills training for female artisans in Kenya.