In Perfect Shape
Explore the geometry to style with this colorful collar necklace. The shapely beads are carved from sustainable tagua nuts, commonly referred to as "vegetable ivory" because of their for its similarity in heft and texture.
The creation of tagua jewelry helps curb illegal elephant poaching, prevents deforestation, and allows local communities to make a living from the harvesting and processing of the seeds. This striking piece is made using wild-harvested tagua, giving its colors using vegetable dyes, and is handcrafted in a workshop in Ecuador that prides itself on treating workers fairly and providing the opportunity to learn life skills.