Such a great shape for spacer beads in your beaded jewelry, these beads are hand-carved and entirely hand-crafted. They are perfect for making earthy-girl and yoga-inspired jewelry. Made in India, from cow bone that has been carved into a melon pattern and then stained to reveal 5 different lovely shades.
Approx. Bead Size: 11x9mm
Approx. Hole Size: 1.5+mm
Approx. Number of beads: 26
Strand Length: 9"
Colors: Red, Pink, Purple, Green, Blue
Curious to know about the source of the bone?
In India and Nepal, not much is wasted. So instead of just eating the meat of an animal, every part of the animal is used: bones for things like beads, hides/hair for clothing and accessories and talismans, and the meat is consumed.
The making of these beads and pendants provides a livelihood for families in remote villages in Nepal and India, which we are honored to support and share with you.
A portion of all WSW sales will be donated to The Compassion Collective, which works to feed, clothe, shelter, and save our refugee and homeless sisters, brothers, and children in the US and worldwide.
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