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Embroidered Colorburst Belt

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Jenny Krauss

$65.00 $49.99

Jenny Krauss created by

Jenny Krauss

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Burst Into Brights

Featuring an original design by Jenny Krauss, this handcrafted piece dances with the vibrant colors and fantastic textures of needlework by fair trade Peruvian artisans. Each wearable artwork is hand-woven with curly, boucle thread, which produces textures that are more varied and tactile than those incorporated into traditional embroidery. Upon a gray canvas, vibrant, 3D triangles bring color, charm, and South American artistry to any ensemble this belt graces. Designed by Jenny Krauss. Handmade in Peru.

Jenny Krauss

created by

Jenny Krauss

Jenny Krauss began making baby and home gifts 20 years ago, but has spent the last 10 years providing work for Bolivian and Peruvian artisans, often women with exceptional skills but few options for work.

"The women are often the sole support for their families and the work they do for me has not only helped them financially, but psychologically as well. They speak to me about lack of opportunity and how meaningful it is to create something they can sell. It's a joy to visit them and see changes in their lives."

Today, Jenny lives in New York and enjoys designing new products and visiting artisans. "Office work is a drag." She travels to Bolivia and Peru to meet with artisans and to provide them with new projects. "It's important to give and empower those less fortunate. Most people don't have a lot of opportunity to better their lives, so it feels good to be able to contribute something empowering and sustainable."

Take a studio tour to see where Jenny's products are designed.


Made from
aluminum, wool
small fits waist sizes: 23-31"; medium fits waist sizes: 28"-37"; large fits waist sizes: 34-43"; 2" W
Click here to view Ring & Belt Sizing Chart.
Dry clean only.
Length from tip to tip: small 35", medium 41", large 47".
*Due to their handmade nature, belts may vary in length up to one inch.*
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within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

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