Why you'll love it: Pwani meaning beach in Swahili, this wrap bracelet is sure to remind you of the sunshine and beach with its airy, translucent colors that pair well with a fun summer outfit.
How it's made: Hand strung by artisans in Kenya using beads and leather. The wrap is 32” long and can usually be wrapped 4-5 times and secured in the appropriate loop, depending on your wrist size. Tuck or cut the remaining end.
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.